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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
August 14, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Cast Iron General Wolfe Fireback

$2,952$2,400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Cast Iron General Wolfe Fireback, 18th century, tombstone form with bust of General James Wolfe within a medallion surrounded by the inscription "In Memory of Maj Genl IAMES WOLFE Killed At Quebec Sept 13 1759" above a panoply of arms, (oxidized surface),ht. 26 1/2, wd. 23 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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