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Six Whalebone/Whale Ivory Knitting Needles

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Six Whalebone/Whale Ivory Knitting Needles, 19th century, four with whalebone shafts and two with mahogany, finials include legs, fists, and boots, lg. to 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800


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.

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Baleen, Crafts, Horse racing, Knitting, Knitting needle, Whale, Whalebone

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