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Two Sterling Silver-mounted Green Cut-to-Clear Glass Decanters

Auction:
2698B
Lot:
564
Sold for:
$1,140$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2698B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Two Sterling Silver-mounted Green Cut-to-Clear Glass Decanters, late 19th/early 20th century, both unmarked, one bottle-form with silver-clad colorless glass stopper, Alvin .999 silver pierced overlay above cut thumbprints and notched fluting, with cut star to underside, body ht. 7 7/8; the other a whiskey decanter with William B. Kerr silver-clad colorless glass stopper monogrammed "C.H.E.," with beaded Fradley silver neck, and body cut with stylized thistles and spiraled fluting above a diamond-cut base, body ht. 7 1/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

Both stoppers replaced. Scattered tiny checks and surface abrasions.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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