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Amethyst Pressed Open Work Glass Fruit Basket on Foot,

Auction:
2171
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$14,100$12,000

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Auction:
Sale #2171 - 2171
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
March 09, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Amethyst Pressed Open Work Glass Fruit Basket on Foot, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, 1840-55, sixteen vertical staves and rim of thirty-two even points on flared hexagonal foot, (a few minor base corner chips), ht. 8, dia. 8 5/8 in.

Provenance: The Bennington Museum.

Literature: Illustrated in Barlow and Kaiser, plate 1126.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Keywords

Amethyst Pressed, Amethyst Pressed Open Work Glass, Massachusetts, Sandwich, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Bennington Museum, Glass