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October 28, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Two Painted Wooden Firkins

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Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2618BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 28, 2012 10:00AM


Two Painted Wooden Firkins, America, 19th century, stave and bentwood hoop constructed firkins with covers and swing handles, one round with a yellow-painted banner inscribed "G. CASSIA" on dark olive ground, the other oval, painted gray, (imperfections),ht. 12, 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

The round firkin with break and loss to lower hoop joinery;