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Cast Iron Joseph Webb "The Free Masons Arms" Fireback

Auction:
3307M
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3307M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Cast Iron Joseph Webb "The Free Masons Arms" Fireback, Boston, third quarter of the18th century, the arched top panel with central crest displaying three castles and a compass, within a foliate border with bird perched above, over a scroll inscribed "FOLLOW REASON," remnants of "SOLD BY JOSEPH WEBB BOSTON" signature along the bottom, (oxidized surface with losses), ht. 25 1/4, wd. 26 1/2 in.

Provenance: Found on Cape Cod.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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