08-12-2018 08-12-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3121M Marlborough
August 12, 2018 10:00 AMCalender
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Schoolgirl Decorated Slide-lid Box

$1,722$1,400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Schoolgirl Decorated Slide-lid Box, mid-19th century, the lid with a painted beehive on a red table and roses, the ends with flower and vine design, one side with an image of a white house and green lawn, the other side with meandering rose and vines inscribed "Mrs. Eunice Foster, Weston," opening to three compartments, lg. 6 1/8, wd. 3 1/8, dp. 1 5/8 in.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Don Piatt