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Large Carved Sandstone Keystone with Framed Engraving of Building

Auction:
3022M
Lot:
518
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3022M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Large Carved Sandstone Keystone with Framed Engraving of Building, America, 19th century, carved with a high relief bust of a classical woman with braids, with a framed Samuel Chamberlain lithograph of the Bank of Boston building, stone ht. 41, wd. 25, dp. 16 in.
Estimate $600-800

Right braid has a few minor impact chips; light surfacr blemishes in the hair.


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.

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Samuel Chamberlain

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