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Thermoplastic Ward's Collar Boxes, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American. Two wooden collar boxes with thermoplastic lids, one with a central medallion of a memorial to George Washington, the other with a central medallion of a ship, both marked Ward's, PLUS a round tin snuff box marked Compagnie Generale Transatlantique above a band of seagulls, having a hinged lid with a picture of an ocean liner, the lid pops open when equal pressure is applied to both sides of the box, the bottom decorated with an American and a French flag flanking a lifesaver inscribed C.G.T. / Havre; collar boxes ht. 3.25, wd. 4.75, dp. 4.75 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Collar boxes in good condition with minor scuffs to surfaces. Snuff box with surface wear and paint loss with a few small spots of surface rust.
Sold: $92.25
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