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Folk Art Marquetry Inlaid Book Boxes
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Pair of inlaid book boxes.  Largest box with star inlay; ht. 6, wd. 4.25, dp. 1.25 in. and smaller with bird, moon and heart inlay; ht. 5.5, wd. 3, dp. 1.5 in. 

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From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
Sold: $960.00
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