10-30-2015 10-30-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2856M Marlborough
October 30, 2015 4:00PMCalender
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Civil War-era Gloves Identified to Franklin W. Chenery, 44th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

$369$300
Auction: Sale #2856M - 2856M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 30, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Civil War-era Gloves Identified to Franklin W. Chenery, 44th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, c. 1862-63, white woven cotton gloves with knitted wrists.

Provenance: The collection of Denis E. Reen.

Note: According to a written note, these gloves where found in the pocket of the frock coat once owned by Denis. The last known location of the coat was in the National Guard Gallery in Washington, DC.
Estimate $400-600

Some stains, but in overall good condition.


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Keywords

Franklin W. Chenery, Denis E. Reen, Washington, DC