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Polychrome Carved and Molded Putty Ship Diorama

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Polychrome Carved and Molded Putty Ship Diorama, probably America, late 19th/early 20th century, the reeded frame surrounds a scene with three-masted vessel and a smaller vessel on a putty painted "sea," overall 21 1/4 x 29 in.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Don Piatt, Arts, Diorama, Figurines, Guilder, Human behavior, One cent coin, Scale modeling, Ship

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