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Apsley Pellatt-attributed Cut Glass Decanter with Sulphide Bust of George Washington

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Apsley Pellatt-attributed Cut Glass Decanter with Sulphide Bust of George Washington, England, early 19th century, bulbous decanter with ribbed sides, the front with bust of Washington facing to the left, the stopper with classical figure on one side and classical scene on the other, ht. 7 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

several very minor chips to outer rim, two very small chips to bottom of stopper (not seen, as they are inside the bottle), small 1/2-in long scratch below and to right of GW.


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.

Keywords

George Washington, Apsley, Apsley Pellatt, Decanter, Equipment, Pellatt, United Kingdom

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