16 February 2006,
Price realised USD 480
USD 600 - USD 800
A CONTEMPORARY HIDE COVERED RECTANGULAR LOG BIN,
16in. (40cm.) high, 26in. (66cm.) wide, 18in. (46cm.) deep
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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