01-10-201501-10-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
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January 10, 2015 10:00 AMCalender
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Two Silver Boxes

Sell one like this
$523$425
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2776BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Two Silver Boxes, a French snuff box, bearing 18th/early 19th century rubbed hallmarks, maker's mark "JB/D," the hinged box with rocaille scrolls and cartouches centering a figural scene, wd. 3; and a vinaigrette, Birmingham, 1831-32, Thomas Shaw, maker, engraved with flowers throughout, wd. 7/8 in.; approx. 2.9 troy oz. total.
Estimate $400-600


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