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Three Brown-painted Lapped-seam Oval Covered Pantry Storage Boxes

Auction:
2669M
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 11, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Three Brown-painted Lapped-seam Oval Covered Pantry Storage Boxes, America, 19th century, pine tops and bottoms and bentwood ash sides fastened with lapped fingers, the contents labeled with inscriptions in the paint on the lids, one "Spices," one "Coffee," and one indistinctly inscribed "Ginger," (loss to one finger on one box), ht. to 4 to 4 1/8, dia. 8 1/4 to 8 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

The tip of the bottom finger joinery on one box is missing (old loss).


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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