10-28-2012 10-28-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2618B Boston
October 28, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Two Painted Wooden Firkins

$5,100$4,250
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2618B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 28, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

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;