07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
959

English Brass-mounted Mahogany Gun Case on Stand

$711$600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

English Brass-mounted Mahogany Gun Case on Stand, the hinged lid with central brass medallion of an eagle atop a turret and inscribed "A. R. Blakeutay West Kirby," opening to a felt-lined interior, on square legs with brackets and joined by stretchers, ht. 18 1/4, wd. 32 1/2, dp. 10 3/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Lid is warped so that it no longer completely closes, scattered nicks, chips, and scuffs including 3 1/4 in. on front of stand.