01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Continental Ivory-inlaid and Brass-mounted Crucifix

$2,607$2,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Ivory-inlaid and Brass-mounted Crucifix, likely Spain, the carved ivory figure of Christ with red-painted wounds below an ivory INRI plaque, on stepped wood base, cross ht. 22 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Loss to ivory inlay, INRI plaque chipped in upper right corner. Shrinkage cracks and sepparation to Christ's body. Mounting to base is loose, Christ figure lg. approx 8, wd. approx 5 in.

Keywords

Spain