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Group of Etched Colorless Glass Barware

Auction:
2481
Lot:
741
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Group of Etched Colorless Glass Barware, 20th century, comprising a set of ten high ball glasses, ht. 5 1/2, and seven rocks glasses, ht. 4, engraved with African animals within trees, including giraffes, rhinos and elephants, together with associated decanter with ovoid body and elongated neck, round stopper, engraved with an exotic bird in flight within foliage, ht. 12 1/4, and a similar ovoid jar etched with exotic bird, the sides cut with diamond panels, lid with faceted stopper, ht. 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-250

Keywords

Fauna of Africa, Giraffe, Glass

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