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Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket, 19th century, the sides composed of a single strip of bent whalebone carved with star, circle, and diamond pattern, ht. 2 1/2, wd. 10, dp. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800


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

19th-century fashion, 2nd millennium, Bone, Clothing, Cultural history, Mahogany, Whalebone

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