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Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse

Auction:
2786B
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2786B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 01, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1962, the shaped hinged lid centering a carved gull, and carved wood swing handle, signed and inscribed on the bottom with the maker's name, date, and the outline of the island, ht. to top of handle 8 3/4, overall wd. 10 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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Nantucket, Jose Formoso Reyes, Massachusetts

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