08-14-2011 08-14-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2558M Marlborough
August 14, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Eight Assorted Wood and Small Framed Items

$296$250
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2558M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Eight Assorted Wood and Small Framed Items, 19th century, a turned bell with wooden ball clapper, pair of carved shoes with metal eyelets, a small dish-base watch hutch with stenciled fern design, a turned maple half-barrel-form cup likely for a ball in cup game (lacking handle and ball), a grain-painted mirror frame, a mitered pine mirror frame, a small silk on linen embroidered sampler, with a pious verse over the inscription "To my dearest Mother from her loving child Sarah aged 11.," in a grain-painted gessoed frame, (minor imperfections), ht. 2 1/2-6 1/8, overall frame sizes 6 3/4 x 5 3/4, 8 1/4 x 5 3/4, 6 1/2 x 5 1/4 in., respectively.
Estimate $400-600

A few small moth related losses to needlework sampler near top and bottom.

Keywords

metal eyelets, Mother, Sarah