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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3121M Marlborough
August 12, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Apple-form Tea Caddy

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2018 10:00AM


Apple-form Tea Caddy, 19th century, hinged lid opening to a lead foil interior, (imperfections), ht. 5, dia. 4 1/2 in.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $400-600

Old surface. What appears to be the original hinge is intact, but a bit loose. Some loss to the foil lining.

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Don Piatt