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Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Box

Auction:
2308
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$500$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2308
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 19, 2006 11:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Box, probably England, early 19th century, square hinged box with brass swing handles, oval seashell inlaid paterae on the lid and front, inlaid leaf stringing, the interior lined with vestiges of silk, (minor veneer cracks and lifting), ht. 8, wd. 7, dp. 7 in.
Estimate $400-600

cracks and lifting are on the rear and side of the cover, tiny loss on l.l.front next to border, fine crack in shell on top.

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