16

Rare Quarter Plate Union Presentation Medallion Case, Washington Monument, Richmond, Va., Black [Berg 1-17R/3-15/9-5]

Includes "American Institute / New York" (recto) medallion, presented to Hinkley Knitting Machine Company "For a simple and ingenious / Knitting Machine / 1869" (verso). Case classified as "Rare" in Berg. 

Provenance:Paul K. Berg Collection of Nineteenth Century Photographic Cases and Wall Frames

Condition:

Areas of minor wear to edges, with small crack to convex base of monument.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$390
01/31/2019

 

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us
 

Due to the fragile nature of these cases, we do not guarantee their condition. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Cowan's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. Although the Berg numbers listed in each description correspond with those provided by the consignor, there may be discrepancies, so please refer to the detailed photographs included in each listing to confirm the correct case number.  

 

Let Cowan's Handle Your Shipping!

Cowan's is one of the only houses to offer full service, in-house shipping. Please note shipping costs are factored by weight and size, not purchase price. Larger items like furniture may incur a higher shipping charge. Our experts pack and ship over 5,000 purchases each year. Shipping costs are included on every invoice to make getting your items as fast and easy as possible. For more information, click HERE or contact shipping@cowans.com