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March 18, 2020 12:00PM - March 26, 2020 7:00PMCalender
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Job Edmester Powder Horn and Document

$3,625$2,900
Auction: Sale #3361T - 3361T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 18, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Job Edmester Powder Horn and Document, c. 1760, horn carved with foliate designs, fleur-de-lis, ship, sun, fish, Fort Edward, and "Iob edmester his Horn AD 1760," with a slightly convex pine plug wood pegged to the horn and two holes for a strap, with a framed note from Job's brother James Edmester from 1766 relating to purchasing fish, rum, and sugar, overall lg. 13 1/2 in.

Note: Job Edmester was born in Freetown, Massachusetts, on May 24, 1743.
Estimate $2,000-4,000


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Keywords

James Edmester, Job Edmester, Freetown