01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Collection of Approximately Seventy-eight Assorted Crosses, Crucifixes, and Medals

$3,675$3,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Collection of Approximately Seventy-eight Assorted Crosses, Crucifixes, and Medals, various ages, materials, and origins, including European and Asian carved ivory, hallmarked silver from Europe and America, Native American silver examples, Russian enameled pieces, carved wood examples, mother-of-pearl and inlaid tortoiseshell, mixed-metal work, various carved hardstones, enamel work, and carved wood rosary beads, together with a handwritten record compiled by the original owner.

Note: Sold to benefit the mission and ministry of the Sisters of St. Margaret.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Keywords

mixed-metal work