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Pair of Translucent Sapphire Blue Petal and Loop Glass Candlesticks

Auction:
2431
Lot:
799
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Pair of Translucent Sapphire Blue Petal and Loop Glass Candlesticks, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, 1840-60, (minor petal and base chips, both with inclusions), ht. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Both have inclusions on the base, one with darkish smear in one of the loops, the other with a 1 1 1/2 in. white and gray inclusion at the top of the base near the shaft,

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Sandwich, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Massachusetts, Gemstones, Sandwich, Massachusetts, Sapphire

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