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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2922M Marlborough
August 14, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Chalkware Lovebirds

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 15, 2016 10:00AM


Chalkware Lovebirds, Pennsylvania, c. 1850-60, yellow-painted birds with green feathers and red breasts on a fluted pedestal, ht. 6 5/8 in.

Provenance: M. Austin and Jill R. Fine Collection.
Estimate $400-600

Minor surface scratches and abrasions, few small chips on the base.

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Jill R. Fine, Austin