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Two Embroidered Silk Purses

Auction:
2660M
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$120$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2660M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 20, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Two Embroidered Silk Purses, America, 19th/20th century, a white beaded moire purse on a brass frame and chain handle, and a black silk bag with multicolored floral embroidery.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $200-250


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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