07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Eight Carved Pipes

$1,007$850
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Eight Carved Pipes, four briar pipes: one of a man's head with mark to base, ht. of bowl 3, one of a woman's head with impressed marks to shank, ht. 2 3/4, one with low relief body of a nude woman on the outside, arms outstretched, with letters B and N, ht. 1 7/8, and one with two three-dimensional horses standing on shank, ht. 2 1/4; and four Meerschaum pipes: one with a woman in a feathered hat, with a marked sterling silver band, ht. 3 1/4, one with a bearded man in a hat, ht. 1 3/4, one bowl only carved with three grasping claws, ht. 2 1/4, and one with a nude woman and two putti carved to the front of the bowl, ht. 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

All with usage wear and some with small areas of loss associated with usage.

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