07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Five Greek Revival Frosted Milk Glass Vessels

$563$475
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Five Greek Revival Frosted Milk Glass Vessels, late 19th century, each with orange enamel banding and transfer printed with motifs including warriors, diviners, and maidens, comprising a pair of amphora-form spill vases set into Reed & Barton silverplate bases, ht. 10 1/2, a decanter, ht. 11, vase, ht. 10 1/4, and an ovoid cologne, ht. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

all with minor gilt wear, and some abrasion/rubbing to the orange colored areas.
the silverplate bases with age typical darkening of metal, and minor usage wear.