19 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 600 - USD 800
AN UNUSUAL BOX OF SPOOLS OF SILK THREAD
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
An original papier-maché shallow box containing seventy wood spools of colored silk thread, together with a wood bobbin and four painted star-shaped reels for holding thread
Box 13 x 10 in. (33 x 25.5 cm.)
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Purchased London, late 1970s.
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