New England Auctions
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May Estates Auction

Wed, May 10, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 649

Desk Organizer with Serpents and Clock

Estimate: $250 - $500

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$1,000,000 $50,000

Desk organizer with serpents, clock, and Inkwells. Serpents made from curved horns. Plaque reads 'Airdrie Bowing Club, Club Prize, 1899. Won by W. White House'. Includes drawer with clock keys. H 15-3/8" W 17-1/2" D 10-3/8". Condition: Excellent condition. NOT ELIGIBLE FOR INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING. Link for high-res images:

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