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Wooden Canteen

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Wooden Canteen, c. late 18th century, wooden canteen with iron bands, marked on the front of the drum "JAMES SCOTT/2 R ART/1780" with a flag over a cannon, wd. 4 5/8, dia. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell.
Estimate $200-400

In overall good condition with some warping on the drum.


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

JAMES SCOTT, Canteen, Culture, Edward Vebell, Flag, Humanities, Terminology