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U.S. Six Pounder Canister Shot

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

U.S. Six Pounder Canister Shot, c. 1861-65, wooden sabot with two rings, soldered tin casing crimped over an iron disc, ht. 6 3/4, dia. 3 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $800-1,000

In good condition, with half the soldered edge loose from the sabot up, and a small chip in the sabot.


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.

Keywords

M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier