08-09-2014 08-10-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2744M Marlborough
August 9, 2014 10:00AMCalender

Two Wrought Iron Oval Wafer Irons

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2744M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 09, 2014 10:00AM


Two Wrought Iron Oval Wafer Irons, America, c. 1757, 1775, one with plate interiors engraved with sawtooth borders surrounding initials "HK" on one side and "GK 1757" on the other, lg. 28 1/2, wd. 7; the other with plate interiors with engraved designs: on one side, a sawtooth border surrounding a six-point star with hearts and initials "HV DB," on the other side, a sawtooth border surrounding a tulip, hearts, and "1775," lg. 26 1/2, dia. 6 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Howard Roth Collection.
Estimate $600-800

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