01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

"Prisoner of War" Carved Bone Box

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM


"Prisoner of War" Carved Bone Box, likely France, 19th century, rectangular, carved throughout with fine fretwork panels, hinged lid, fabric lined, (losses), 7 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 3 in.
Estimate $400-600

Numerous small losses; needs lots of attention; top panels loose; cracks to front , one side, and to two corners.