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Carved and Painted Scottish Military Figurehead

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Scottish Military Figurehead, late 19th century, the mustachioed half-length figure wearing a black cap and red coat, holding a scroll in his left hand, continuing to an integral scroll-carved base, set into a modern pedestal of weathered wood, old surface, overall ht. 64, figure ht. 43 3/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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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Art genres, Figurehead, Scroll, Visual arts

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