The William (Billy) Jamieson Collection Live Auction of Decorative Arts

April 29, 2014

LOT 83
Marble Insulating Tile From Electric Chair at Auburn Prison, early 20th century
  • Marble Insulating Tile From Electric Chair at Auburn Prison, early 20th century

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Marble Insulating Tile From Electric Chair at Auburn Prison, early 20th century

engraved with image of a woman in ‘electric chair’ and gilt inscribed “Marble Slab From Under Electric Chair, Auburn Prison “Death” Chamber, Mrs. M. Farmer, the first Woman Electrocuted, After Fire and Riot. July 19, 1929, now framed,
10" x 10" — 25.4 x 25.4 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $2,640
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?