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Pair of Palmer Black Basalt Vases and Covers

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Palmer Black Basalt Vases and Covers, England, c. 1775, each with maiden mask handles and self-framed classical and portrait medallions above foliate festoons, impressed circular marks, ht. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Each missing ball finial and with chips surrounding the footrim of the plinths; one with old repair to socle. One cover with rim chip and chips to insert stem; vase with slight rim nick. One vase with cover glued in place.


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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