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https://www.skinnerinc.com
274 Cedar Hill Street, Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752
508-970-3000
Founded over four decades ago, Skinner offers more than 60 auctions annually. Skinner auctions reach an international audience and showcase the unique, rare, and beautiful in dozens of categories, including the fine and decorative arts, jewelry, modern design, musical instruments, science and technology, wine, and many others.

    

    • Oct 19, 2020

      Join us for First Tuesday online! AUCTION EVALUATION DAY | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3 See what hidden treasures our experts may be able to reveal We invite you to join us online for our Virtual First Tuesday on November 3. Submit your items anytime before the 3rd and Skinner specialists from all departments will be on hand on Tuesday to evaluate items and...

    • Oct 12, 2020

      Subject and Symbolism The symbols depicted on a textile can tell you quite specifically what the function was and who would have owned it. Chimes, twin fish, and double happiness characters are symbols for blessings in marriage, designating a marriage robe. At the same time, Imperial dragons were strictly only used on Imperial textiles until the la...

    • Sep 21, 2020

      Join us for First Tuesday online! AUCTION EVALUATION DAY | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6 See what hidden treasures our experts may be able to reveal We invite you to join us online for our Virtual First Tuesday on October 6. Skinner specialists from all departments will be on hand to evaluate items via email. Let’s get started:  Step 1: Gather inf...

    • Aug 20, 2019

      WESTCHESTER, NY Skinner is now inviting 20th Century Design consignments for upcoming 2019 auctions. Department specialist Dan Ayer will be available by appointment to offer verbal evaluations and accept consignments in the Westchester, NY office onTuesday, August 20 between 10AM and 4PM. Dan will be looking for furniture, lighting, pottery, ar...

    • Jul 30, 2019

      A Mystic Collection, featured illuminated Medieval manuscripts, a strong group of rubricated incunabula in contemporary bindings, important high spots for Bible collectors, illustrated books, and unusual bindings. Even collectors of English books, 18th-century Italian views, classics, and heraldry had many exceptional offerings from which choose. C...

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