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June 4, 2019 10:00AM - June 13, 2019 7:00PMCalender
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Odd Fellows Coffin, Papier-mache Skeleton Bust, and Blue-painted Storage Box

$1,046$850
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Odd Fellows Coffin, Papier-mache Skeleton Bust, and Blue-painted Storage Box, America, late 19th century, the varnished mahogany coffin with window containing a papier-mache skeleton bust with paint defined skull details and shadowing, the blue-painted storage box with square nail construction and iron carrying handles on the ends, and a pair of turned and brown-stained supports, box lg. 52 5/8, wd. 17 3/4, dp. 13 1/2 in.

Provenance: Collected from an Odd Fellows lodge in Nebraska.
The Thomas and Audrey Metzger Odd Fellows Collection
Estimate $300-500


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