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Mother-of-pearl and Shell Veneer Chess Board/Box

Auction:
2903T
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Mother-of-pearl and Shell Veneer Chess Board/Box, England, 19th century, the hinged top with playing surface in contrasting veneers opens to an interior of cribbage board and covered compartments, ht. 2 3/4, wd. 13 1/2, dp. 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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, 19, Composite materials, Cribbage, Rules of cribbage, Veneer, Wood veneer

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