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Two Continental Carved and Painted Giltwood Reliquary Busts

Auction:
3031B
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3031B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Two Continental Carved and Painted Giltwood Reliquary Busts, probably Italy, 18th century, each with a vacant reliquary compartment above a plinth with Latin inscription, ht. 27 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Age typical losses and defects; scattered splits to wood. Additional images available.


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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