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Paint-decorated "CAROM & POCKET BILLIARDS" Trade Sign

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Paint-decorated "CAROM & POCKET BILLIARDS" Trade Sign, America, late 19th century, double-sided sign painted in fanciful black and polychrome shadowed lettering on a white ground with two groups of painted billiard balls, (paint wear evidence of previous paint under upper row of lettering), 20 3/4 x 73 3/4 in.
The Janie & Peter Gross Collection.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). 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 Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Peter Gross, Billiard, Cue sports, Entertainment, Gaming, Leisure, Pool

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