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Louis XVI-style Malachite Inkwell Stand

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI-style Malachite Inkwell Stand, 19th century, with a sander and pounce pot, flanking a central tray for correspondence, a long adjacent well for pens, all resting on scrolling feet, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 10; with a quill pen, lg. 14 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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

Louis XVI, Inkwell, Louis XVI of France, Pens, Pounce, Quill, Sander, Tray, Writing implements

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