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3500T Marlborough
November 13, 2020 12:00 PM - November 23, 2020 07:00 PMCalender

Peter Farnum Carved Powder Horn

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3500T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 13, 2020 12:00PM


Peter Farnum Carved Powder Horn, probably Hopkinton, New Hampshire, the horn inscribed and dated "PETER FARNUM his horn AD 1799," decorated with sailing ships, birds, deer, fox, bear, and other animals, flat pine base with old label reading "Return to Dwight Blaney, Esq., 82 Mt. Vernon St., Boston, Mass. Peter Farnum... lived in Birch Hill, Hopkinton, NH.," with carved spout, lg. 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Peter Farnum Carved Powder Horn, Dwight Blaney, Peter Farnum