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Blue Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Auction:
3079T
Lot:
1305
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Blue Paint-decorated Dome-top Box, New England, first half 19th century, hinged lid above a dovetailed box, original painted surface (imperfections), ht. 12, wd. 29 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

shrinkage cracks/splits in top, minor paint wear, minor losses to lower edge, damage around lock/missing hasp area.


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

Architecture, Box, Church architecture, Construction, Containers, Dome, Paint, Visual arts

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