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Gustav Fischer Sr. Meerschaum Pipe Carved with Bust of a Lady

Auction:
2135
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
Sale #2135 - 2135
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Gustav Fischer Sr. Meerschaum Pipe Carved with Bust of a Lady, Boston, early 20th century, carved with the bust of an Edwardian beauty in large straw hat with rose band, in high lace collar wearing watch brooch and rose in bodice, with amber stem, in fitted case, lg. 6 1/2 in.

Provenance: Ex-collection of the now defunct Museum of Tobacco Art & History, Nashville, Tennessee.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Gustav Fischer Sr., Gustav Fischer Sr. Meerschaum, Tennessee, Nashville, Museum of Tobacco Art, Hat, Meerschaum, Pipe smoking, Smoking pipe, Tobacco