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Large Painted Tin Document Box

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Large Painted Tin Document Box, America, mid-19th century, the front and sides decorated with broad yellow leaf and flower pattern bordered by a red geometric frieze with green lobes, and red and yellow rope, the lid with wide red and white rope and line border, brass handle on the top, ht. 8 1/4, wd. 13 1/2, dp. 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

The box is in very good condition. The top has a dent and a couple minor dings. The front panel very is slightly concave. There is only minor paint loss.


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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