Live Auction

Friday Night Sales at Stair

Fri, Nov 16, 2018 06:00PM EST
Lot 120

Asprey Inlaid Mahogany Book Cradle and a Brass Inlaid Rosewood Table Box

Estimate: $400 - $600
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Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

The cradle with label, the box inscribed 'Katherine Bickley/May 15th'; together with a dog form cold painted metal pen holder.

The box 5 x 11 3/4 x 9 in. (the largest).

Property of a Greenwich, CT Collector


The cradle with minor wear and in good condition. The box with some small losses or repairs to the brass inlay. Otherwise a few age splits and nicks. The pen holder with losses to the paint and overall wear. Nicks and some bends to the metal. The insert is probably replaced.