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Whimsical French Bronze Table Bell in the form of a Bottle of Champagne

Auction:
2481
Lot:
582
Sold for:
$326$275

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Whimsical French Bronze Table Bell in the form of a Bottle of Champagne, early 20th century, molded with a small figure wielding a hammer, bottle form lower section inscribed "Champagne" within a floral cartouche, ht. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-150

Little or no patination; lower area with significant minor denting.

Keywords

Champagne, Hieroglyphs, Horse racing, MC Hammer, Sparkling wines, Wine

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