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Rare Books Sign.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Rare Books Sign.
Solid wood sign, carved to look like an open book, painted in white and red, with "Rare Books" on the inner pages, and "Old Books" carved and painted on the boards, some chipping, paint surfaces crazed with some loss, two screw eyes attached to the top edge, 19 1/2 x 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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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