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June 8, 2015 12:00PM - June 16, 2015 4:00PMCalender
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Pair of Early Ice Skates with Long Scroll Prows

$3,998$3,250
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2824T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 08, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Pair of Early Ice Skates with Long Scroll Prows, probably America, early to mid-19th century, the wrought iron blades with large curled prows screwed to the walnut platform, leather shoe keeper straps intact, one platform carved with the letter "R," (age-typical wear), lg. 14 in.
Estimate $200-300

The skates have wear commensurate with use and light oxidation on the blades.


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