08-14-201608-14-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
August 14, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Paint-decorated Dome-top Lidded Box

$10,455$8,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Paint-decorated Dome-top Lidded Box, Pennsylvania, c. 1838, the yellow-painted dovetailed poplar box with red tulip, star, and squiggle border decoration, and Germanic script, the domed lid painted brown with finger touch decoration, the ends painted yellow with red birds, old surface, ht. 6, wd. 8 3/8, dp. 4 3/8 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000


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