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Mahogany Veneer Shell-inlaid Wheel Barometer, Reverse-painted Mirror, and Five Early Glass Vessels

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2765M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Veneer Shell-inlaid Wheel Barometer, Reverse-painted Mirror, and Five Early Glass Vessels, a Dunkin James barometer with silvered thermometer plate and dial, a federal mahogany reverse-painted mirror depicting a homestead, and five glass vessels: two tapered olive gin bottles, two aqua tumblers, and a square-sided olive snuff bottle, (imperfections), ht. to 39 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-450

chips to rims of bottles, loss to cornice and base of mirror


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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