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Scandinavian Carved Wood Tankard

Auction:
2663B
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$1,140$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2663B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 12, 2013 4:00PM

Description:

Scandinavian Carved Wood Tankard, 19th century, large cylindrical form with a lion carved to the hinged lid and thumbpiece, with traces of painted initials and date to body, raised on four recumbent lion feet, ht. 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Hinge slightly loose (interior pins protruding. Small scattered nicks throughout. Repaired patch to lid. Crack extending up from one foot to body.


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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