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French Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Bone-mounted Marble Desk Stand

Auction:
2481
Lot:
631
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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

Description:

French Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Bone-mounted Marble Desk Stand, c. 1930, speckled black fossilized marble tray mounted with two rectangular inkwells, centered by a naturalistic base with a standing bronze stork having glass eyes and bone beak, lg. 16 5/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Stork's beak re-attached and restored; lacking one glass ink well and one stopper; bronze base a little dusty; average usage wear.

Keywords

Beak, Bone, Inkwell, Stork

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