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Continental Silver-mounted and Enameled Glass Scent Bottle

Auction:
2481
Lot:
718
Sold for:
$267$225

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

Description:

Continental Silver-mounted and Enameled Glass Scent Bottle, late 19th century, balloon-shaped cap etched with foliage, tear-drop shaped bottle with twist-fluting and decoration of gilded scrolls, birds and red flowers, lg. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $100-150

Wear to gilding on one panel; minor usage wear; lacking inner stopper.

Keywords

Balloon, Bottle, Business, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking

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