08-14-2011 08-14-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2558M Marlborough
August 14, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Carl Worner Diorama Whimsy Bottle of a "Meat Market,"

$5,333$4,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2558M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Carl Worner Diorama Whimsy Bottle of a "Meat Market," America, probably early 20th century, signed "Carl Worner/Hanan/a/Main" in pencil on the reverse, carved and painted wood and paper, and foil, depicting a meat market with a sign above the counter reading "Choicest and best/Meat at the Lowest Prices," with butchers and customer mounted in a glass bottle with glass stopper, ht. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500