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Fine Polychrome Double-sided Parcheesi/Checkers Board

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
795
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2018 4:30PM

Description:

Fine Polychrome Double-sided Parcheesi/Checkers Board, America, 19th century, the quadrants and center "Home" block with yellow scrollwork decoration, red, green, and yellow playing surface all bordered with red and green stylized vine and berry border, the checkerboard side with green and yellow playing surface within a round flower and leaf stencil border, and red scrollwork against a deep red background, ht. 23 1/2, wd. 24 in.
Estimate $15,000-25,000


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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Arts, Checkerboard, Human behavior, Ornaments, Red, Scroll, Visual arts

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