Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #407

Victorian Seashell Boxes

(4) items including (2) trinket boxes with mirrored box having “Made in England” label on underside; a box having “Handkerchiefs” inscribed on front; all having seashells and made of cardboard; together with a music box having a cabin motif

Estimate: $150 - $200

Hammer Price: $75

Property From: the Joshua B. Kind Trust. Joshua B. Kind was a Professor of Art History at Northern Illinois University, Northwestern University, and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Dimensions: Height: 2 1/2 inches, Width: 8 inches, Length: 10 1/2 inches (handkerchief box)

Condition: Good to Fair, overall moderate wear consistent with normal use; all having broken and missing shells; fading to images; handkerchief box having broken hinges; ship box mirror unglued (included)

Disclaimers: music box tested but not working

Shipping: 3rd Party shipping is required for this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), New Jersey (6.250%), Pennsylvania (8.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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