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Black-painted Hourglass

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Black-painted Hourglass, 18th/19th century, the blown glass sand reservoirs with brown sand mounted within a wood frame with turned or flat cage and turned ends, ht. 6 3/4 in.
The Marge Staufer Americana Collection
Estimate $400-600

One end has a repaired split; case is loose.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Construction, Glass, Glass art, Glass production, Hourglasses, Materials, Visual arts

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