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English Arts & Crafts Oak and Silver Plate Mounted Tantalus

Auction:
2067
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$288$250

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Auction:
Sale #2067 - 2067
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

English Arts & Crafts Oak and Silver Plate Mounted Tantalus, late 19th/early 20th century, oak frame with plated vitruvian scroll-engraved handle to top, uprights pierced with hearts, with plated locking mechanism with patent mark for "W. & J.W. Bartram," with two colorless press-molded horizontally reeded square section decanters and stoppers, ht. 13, wd. 8 3/4, dp. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $350-550

Keywords

Tantalus, Vitruvian scroll