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Two Hooked Mats

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1174
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Two Hooked Mats, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of bleached and dyed cotton strips woven into a burlap back, one mat depicting geese in flight, the other a map of Cape Breton, each with a woven Grenfell label on the back, ht. to 23, wd. to 17 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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

newfoundland and labrador, Canadian art, Geography of Canada, Labrador, Mat, Newfoundland

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