03-14-2012 03-15-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2587M Marlborough
March 14, 2012 2:00PMCalender
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Assorted Group of Small Decorative Items

$593$500
Auction: Discovery - 2587M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 15, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Assorted Group of Small Decorative Items, an enameled snuff box with transfer motto "May the Rights of Man Never be Invaded by the Power of Kings," a folding pocketknife, a decorative brass level, figural snuff box, and a swivel magnifying glass, a tortoiseshell box, two folding rulers, a tartanware book printed with Robert Burns poetry, an apple-form caddy, a book-form bank, a 1917 booklet titled Important American Game Birds, a tin matchbox, a small "Superior Silver Solder" tin box, a woven silk Stevensgraph Queen Victoria Golden Jubilee souvenir ribbon, a tin teething ring, a glass and tin lantern-form candy container, a miniature Japanese porcelain toby jug, and a small porcelain plate with Brownie transfer decoration, (19 items total).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

book-form bank, Robert Burns, Victoria Golden Jubilee