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Nine Austrian Art Glass Vases

Auction:
2741M
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Discovery - 2741M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Nine Austrian Art Glass Vases, including one silver overlay, a green glass vase with applied metal dragonflies to rim, a pair of opalescent green and violet glass vases with gilt floral decoration, an iridescent vase with geometric metal casing to rim, and a pair of purple and blue swirled iridescent vases, ht. to 13 in.
Estimate $400-600

Green dragonfly vase - one insect with visibly broken tail, other two missing tails. Ht. 8 1/4 in.
Short fluted webbed vase - some minor losses to webbing.
Overlay vase - some losses to areas of opalescence, ht. 4 1/2 in.
Pair of marbled vases - one with a hole and some small cracks, rim chip, other good.
Tallest vases - some minor gilt loss, ht. 13 in.


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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applied metal dragonflies, geometric metal casing

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