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Black-painted Pilgrim Century Armchair

Auction:
3080B
Lot:
17
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3080B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Black-painted Pilgrim Century Armchair, probably Massachusetts, late 17th century, with three shaped slats joining heavy turned stiles topped with finials, turned arms and heavy front posts above rush seat and three front stretchers, old black paint, (feet pieced), ht. 42 1/2, seat ht. 16 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

each foot pieced at about the level of the lowest stretcher, front knobs replaced, each slat patched.


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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Architectural design, Chairs, Construction, Finial, Furniture, Ornaments, Roofs, Visual arts

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