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Blue-painted Spirits Box

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Blue-painted Spirits Box, early 19th century, the case with metal edge reinforcements and iron bail handles, opening to a divided interior lined with red patterned paper and housing eight blown bottles, four with paper contents labels, ht. 11 3/4, wd. 14 3/4, dp. 13 1/4 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

Bail handle, Bottle, Freight transport, Label, Packaging, Product management

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