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Boxed Marquetry-decorated Cribbage Board

Auction:
2903T
Lot:
1112
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 2903T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 12, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Boxed Marquetry-decorated Cribbage Board, England, 19th century, the dovetailed and brass-mounted locking hinged box opens to reveal an intricately decorated cribbage board inlaid in contrasting woods, the bottom herringbone-inlaid and with a spring-loaded covered compartment, board lg. 13 1/4, box lg. 14 in.
Estimate $300-500


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.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Cribbage, Decorative arts, Inlay, Marquetry, Rules of cribbage, Woodworking

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