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Eleven Small Utilitarian/Decorative Items

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Eleven Small Utilitarian/Decorative Items, 19th century, a colorless Sandwich glass lamp with make-do base, a small Native basket, two miniature side chairs, a birch bark box, small powder flask inscribed "JOSEPH H. HANKS/NORTH FERRISBURG/VERMONT/FEB. 1883," a small wood brush, a hardwood seam rubber marked "WILLIAM," a small walnut heart-shaped box, an antler awl, and a pressed sheet copper bust of George Washington, lg. to 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600


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

George Washington, Antler, Basket, Birch, Containers, Economy, Flask, Gunpowder, Manufacturing, Miniature, Powder flask, Technology

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