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Five Wood and Whalebone Canes

Auction:
3083M
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Discovery - 3083M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 15, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Five Wood and Whalebone Canes, 19th century, with whalebone or hardwood shafts and turned or carved whale ivory tops, lg. to 37 in.
Estimate $300-500


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

19th-century fashion, 2nd millennium, Baleen, Bone, Clothing, Cultural history, Whalebone

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