11-19-202111-19-2021
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
November 19, 2021 10:00 AMCalender
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Turned Whale Bone and Inlaid Carved Whale Ivory Yarn Swift

$2,500$2,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3855BLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: November 19, 2021 10:00AM

Description:

Turned Whale Bone and Inlaid Carved Whale Ivory Yarn Swift, America, c. 1850, with geometric designs and tortoiseshell inlay to the rectangular C-shaped clamp, on custom molded wood stand, swift ht. 18, ht. with stand 23 in.

Provenance: Hyland Granby Antiques.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

typical age cracks, retied with new ribbons, a few broken or replaced slats. with modern base for display.


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