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Group of Civil War-era Personal Items

Auction:
3305M
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
Sale #3305M - 3305M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Civil War-era Personal Items, c. 1860s, a wooden inkwell, a pair of glasses and case, a brass match case with a fleur-de-lis, a brass patriotic match safe with eagle and shield, a tinned iron spoon, two bone-handled forks, a cootie comb, a folding pocketknife, a stag-handled knife, and a bone-handled fork with "R.T. 5 N.Y." carved on the grip.

Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Estimate $200-300

All have some wear from use but in good condition.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.