10-26-2014 10-26-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 26, 2014 10:00AMCalender

Carved Shadow Box Diorama of the Yacht America

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2757B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 26, 2014 10:00AM


Carved Shadow Box Diorama of the Yacht America, possibly Cape Cod, late 19th/early 20th century, the vessel with painted deck hands, varnished paper sails, and carved wooden hull lettered "AMERICA," all framed by ropetwist molding, ht. 14 1/2, wd. 28 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

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Cape Cod