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Three Paint-decorated Tinware Dome-top Boxes

Auction:
2611M
Lot:
1163C
Sold for:
$415$350

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Auction:
Discovery - 2611M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 13, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Three Paint-decorated Tinware Dome-top Boxes, America, early 19th century, the largest with brass bail, with red and green floral-decorated white band, and fruit and foliage on an asphaltum ground; the second with wire bail, red and mustard yellow swags and tassels on a black ground; the smallest with wire bail, and stylized red and white blossoms on a black ground, (paint wear), ht. 6 5/8, 4 1/2, 3 1/4, dia. 9 3/8, 8, 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Bail, Cricket equipment

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