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Independence Hall Relic Cane

Auction:
2863M
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
Discovery - 2863M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Independence Hall Relic Cane, 1876, the dog-form carved ivory handle over a gold collar inscribed "G.B.M. to J.D. Miller," the wood shaft with label reading "Made out of Wood taken from Old Independence Hall, Philadelphia," (imperfections), lg. 34 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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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Philadelphia, Assistive cane, Assistive technology, Ivory

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