Lot 336: 336. Primitive Four Shelf Bookcase
December 3, 2016
Graham, NC, USALive Auction
Description: The bookshelf sat on the screen porch in the weathered beach cottage, next to the aluminum and vinyl chaise lounge. It held a plethora of shore born mementos, books, oil lamps and trinkets from visiting families' beach combing. Shorebird skulls, scotch bonnets, sea stars, whelks , driftwood and sea glass. Old dog eared copies of "Old Man and the Sea", " Gift from the Sea," and "C-D-B were intertwined with the treasures. Tradition was that each visitor leave a memento to remember the sweet time spent in the cottage by the sea. The beach cottage became a condo, so this little lady needs a home. A good energy piece, she is, with a decorative beaded top surround and adjustable shelving.Â It measuresÂ 42" x 58" x 14.5" deep.