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Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Box

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Box, New England, early 18th century, painted blue with dark blue and red squiggle line decoration, the molded top with pintle hinges opening to a compartment with till, on a chamfered base, rosehead nail construction, old surface, (wear), ht. 4 1/8, wd. 7 1/2, dp. 4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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

Blue, Box, Chamfer, Color, Containers, Hinge, Miniature, Nail, Optical spectrum, Pintle, Rainbow, Woodworking

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