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Carved Desk/Bible Box

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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

Description:

Carved Desk/Bible Box, possibly Plymouth County, Massachusetts, the lid with remnants of edge molding attached to the rosehead-nailed box by snipe hinges, the front panel with carved arch and leaf pattern and date "1737," (refinished, remnants of red and black paint), ht. 7, wd. 21, dp. 14 1/2 in.
The Marge Staufer Americana Collection
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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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American culture, Brands, Door furniture, Economy of the United States, Hinge, Lid, Packaging, Plymouth, Snipe

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