08-11-2019 08-11-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3278M Marlborough
August 11, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Large "Wesleyan University" Wallpaper Covered Band Box

$800$650
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Large "Wesleyan University" Wallpaper Covered Band Box, possibly Connecticut, early 19th century, oval box depicting the building and grounds of the university and inscriptions "...MIDDLETOWN CONNECTICUT CAMPS PALESTINE GARDEN," in shades of blue, (wear, fading), ht. 12, wd. 18 1/8, dp. 14 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Collection of Enid and Alexander Fisher, Roxbury, Connecticut.
Estimate $300-500


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