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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 2

Sun, Jul 9, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 1027

Small Antique Desk Thermometer plus Wax Seal and 3 Figures

Estimate: $350 - $450

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Five (5) small antique European decorative items, including one (1) thermometer of column form with pedestal base and urn top, marked with Fahrenheit readings; one (1) wax seal in the form of a peasant man holding two ducks; one (1) nude female figure with a draped garment mounted to an acrylic stand; one (1) woman attired in a peasant dress and feather hat holding a bird in her hand and a hen by her feet, standing on a naturalistic base raised on a round pedestal; and one (1) cherub or putti figure with a scrolling banner mounted to a round pedestal. Ranging in size from 3 1/4" H x 1 1/2" dia. to 7 1/2" H x 1 3/4" W x 1 3/4" D. All items Continental, 19th century. Note: This lot can only be sold to a resident of the State of Tennessee. This lot contains animal or plant material that may be restricted under federal, state, and/or local law. Bidders should check all applicable government wildlife restrictions prior to placing a bid. The buyer will be solely responsible for obtaining any necessary license or permits applicable to the sale or transport of the object.


Peasant woman with detachable arm and possibly missing bird attachments, some items with natural separations.

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If paying with wire transfer, please use the following information:
Bank: Pinnacle Bank
150 Third Avenue South, Suite 900
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone # (865) 766-3000
Swift Code: PNFPUS44
Routing, Transit, ABA: 064008637
Beneficiary: Case Antiques, Inc.
4310 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37909
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The Estate of Edward Laudermilk, Nashville, Tennessee.