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Pair of Painted Diminutive Barber Poles

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
829
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2018 4:30PM

Description:

Pair of Painted Diminutive Barber Poles, 19th century, red, white, and blue spiral-decorated poles on wide round bases, with ball finials, old paint, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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

Barber, Barber's pole, Communication design, Finial, Hairdressing, Paint, Perception, Red, Signage, Visual arts

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