European Furniture & Decorative Arts | F
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
October 14, 2011 04:00 PM
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2566BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 14, 2011 4:00PM
Continental Enameled .900 Silver and Bone Musician-form Whimsy Box, late 19th century, depicting a figure standing atop a stool playing a large upright bass, with hinged base and flattened ball feet, enameled in tones of blue and white, ht. 4 3/4 in., approx. 5.5 troy oz.
Chip to thumb; instrument loose; one foot cocked and slightly bent; instrument loose on base; age typical overall wear.