04-13-2002 04-13-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
April 13, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Pair of Glass Pharmacy Jars

Auction: Sale #2133 - 2133 Location: Bolton Date / Time: April 13, 2002 10:00AM


Pair of Glass Pharmacy Jars, by Tissier, Paris, the first for Aloe Socc., with reverse-painted cartouche of the plant in a mountain setting, within gilt eglomise of wheat sheaves, acorns and acanthus leaves topped with a snake's head on celadon-gray ground, the second for Digitalis with cartouche of the flower and eglomise of snakes and acanthus leaves, on peach-colored ground, both with lids, ht. 28 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000


Paris, head