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376 Carved Burlwood Pipe with Embracing Figures, America, 19th century, with stand, lg. 4 1/8 in. $200-300

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377 Diminutive Red-stained Birch and Pine Chair Table, New England, c. 1800, the circular top tilts on a horizontal support with shaped handholds on four square legs joined by a seat and box stretchers, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 26 3/4, dia. 36 1/4 in. $800-1,200 378 Maple Slat-back Armchair, probably Massachusetts, last half 18th century, with ring-turned stiles topped by finials, and outward-scrolling arms, old surface, ht. 45, seat ht. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: The Estate of Charles P. Fisher. $300-500

379 Paint-decorated Pine and Poplar Chest over Three Drawers, possibly Connecticut, early 19th century, with original burnt sienna and mustard paint, old replaced brasses, (paint wear especially to top), ht. 40 1/2, case wd. 35 3/4, dp. 19 in. $1,200-1,800 380 Grained and Paint-decorated Dome-top Box, America, 19th century, grain-painted pine box with iron and brass lockplate, and brass swing handles on sides, the front ornamented with painted birds perched on branches, (shrinkage cracks, minor paint loss), ht. 13 1/2, wd. 29, dp. 15 in. $3,000-5,000

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381 Putty-painted Document Box, America, 19th century, dovetail-constructed rectangular box with hinged lid, with brass ring handle centering the top and iron latch on the front, decorated with mustard daubed paint on a red ground, (minor paint loss), ht. 7, wd. 18, dp. 11 3/4 in. $400-600

382 Red-painted Maple and Poplar Tall Chest over Three Drawers, southern New England, late 18th century, the case with three false drawers and three working drawers, original surface, old replaced brasses, (minor imperfections), ht. 51 1/4, wd. 38 1/2, dp. 18 1/2 in. Note: The back of the chest bears a pen inscription: “A.HULL 1791.� $2,500-3,500

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American Furniture & Decorative Arts | Skinner Auction 2680B  

The October 27, 2013 Skinner American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston includes many fine examples of newly discovered furnitur...

American Furniture & Decorative Arts | Skinner Auction 2680B  

The October 27, 2013 Skinner American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston includes many fine examples of newly discovered furnitur...