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2667T Marlborough
August 5, 2013 12:00 PM - August 13, 2013 06:00 PMCalender
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Blue Printed Wallpaper-covered Bandbox

$780$650
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2667T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 05, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Blue Printed Wallpaper-covered Bandbox, America, early 19th century, oblong box, the sides ornamented with a village scene with two chickens, the top with mountainous seaside castles, with green white and faded red varnishes on a blue ground, (wear, repairs), ht. 13 1/4, wd. 15 1/4, lg. 19 in.
Estimate $250-350

Overstitched repairs to lid/rim , some tears to wallpaper ner the top, moisture stains.


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