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Group of Bone and Whale Ivory Sewing Items

Auction:
3079T
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3079T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 26, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Group of Bone and Whale Ivory Sewing Items, 19th century, including several large and small knitting needles, bodkins, button hooks, thread holders, a needle case, and a plain busk, lg. to 25 in.
Estimate $200-250


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.

Keywords

Button, Clothing, Crafts, Hand knitting, Handicrafts, Knitting, Needle, Sewing, Sewing needle, Sheep wool, Textile arts, Visual arts

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