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Lot #524

Artist Heritage Calgary School
Title Classical Decorative Cornice from the Queens Hotel
Media painted tin
Dated ca. 1900
Size 148 x 40 x 25 in. / 375.9 x 101.6 x 63.5 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

we believe this was done in the very early 1900's; please note wear, dirt and damage noted consistent with its age

These architectural embellishments were part of the Queens Hotel which was located at 802 2nd Street SE in Calgary. A hotel addition was built in 1902 when these cornices were probably added. The hotel was purchased by the City of Calgary in 1980 to make way for the new Civic Centre.)

PLEASE NOTE: by bidding on these items, you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions. These are being sold AS IS - WHERE IS. For the successful purchaser of any of these items, The City of Calgary will be organizing the removal and delivery of these pieces. Successful bidders will be provided with the contact information of a city representative to make arrangements with directly following the close of the auction. They must be removed by an agreed upon date with Levis and the City or the buyer forfeits ownership. Being sold on behalf of Heritage Calgary with proceeds going to the Heritage Calgary Plaque Program

Hammer $190 Estimate $300/$500

Biographical Information
Heritage Calgary School ~ [20th century] Canadian