New England Auctions
Live Auction

Interior Design- International

Thu, May 9, 2024 10:00AM EDT
Lot 176

Fish Trade Sign

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $50,000

Fish trade sign. Carved wood with original paint and gold leaf. Mid-20th century.

L 19" W 69"

Condition: Good with chip to side fin and minor repairs.

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The Village Express, Branford, CT 203-481-7426 or (, Attn: Kristen.

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