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Wrought Iron Mounted Blue-painted Box and Two Covered Treen Containers

Auction:
2667T
Lot:
701
Sold for:
$2,880$2,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2667T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 05, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Wrought Iron Mounted Blue-painted Box and Two Covered Treen Containers, 18th and 19th century, rectangular dovetail-constructed box with molded lid, with wrought iron hinges, hinged latch, and medallion shaped escutcheon, original blue paint, ht. 5 1/2, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 6 1/4; and two turned round treen containers, with turned covers, one with wire bail and hardwood handle, (imperfections), ht. 8 1/4, 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Painted box with small loss to lower rear corner; the larger treen container with a shrinkage crack on lid and base


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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