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Group of Civil War-era Personal Items

Auction:
3305M
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Sale #3305M - 3305M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Civil War-era Personal Items, c. 1860s, a gutta percha match case, a cootie comb, a brass patriotic match safe with "MURFREESBORO" painted on the back, a razor, a housewife, a gutta percha match safe, small bone-handled fork and knife, a brass match safe, a pair of brass frame glasses in a tinned iron case, a coin purse with coins, two folding pocketknives, a small match case, and a pocket mirror.

Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Estimate $200-300

All have some wear from use but in good condition.


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.