01-19-2002 01-19-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
January 19, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Continental Renaissance Revival Carved Ivory Ewer

Auction: Sale #2122 - 2122 Location: Bolton Date / Time: January 19, 2002 10:00AM


Continental Renaissance Revival Carved Ivory Ewer, late 19th century, with shell-form spout over mermen, the high loop handle carved as a merman capturing a nymph, the body of the ewer heavily carved with continuous scene of ocean beast, mythic figures, and cherubs, above row of shells and beaded stem, on openwork cherub carved standard, and fluted, shell and satyr mask carved base, ht. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000