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Red-painted Pantry Box, Three Paper-covered Boxes, Boxed Loupe, and a Large Cutlery Tray

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Red-painted Pantry Box, Three Paper-covered Boxes, Boxed Loupe, and a Large Cutlery Tray, 19th century, the pantry box lettered "GLP" and with Odd Fellows links, one paper-covered box covered in early bookplates and sold with contents, the cutlery tray with shaped divider and pierced handhold, pantry box dia. 12, largest paper box dia. 6 1/4, cutlery tray 17 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.

Provenance: Heather & Wayne Graf.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $200-300


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

Wayne Graf, Don Piatt, Book design, Bookplate

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