12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Two Arts & Crafts Covered Boxes and a Footed Dish

$178$150
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Two Arts & Crafts Covered Boxes and a Footed Dish
Metalwork
Germany, early 20th century
Oval brass box with copper wash on lift-off cover, with cast bronze finial with bird motif, the sides of the box ornamented with embossed vertical bands of stylized flowers, on ball feet, impressed NMK (New Munich Arts and Crafts) mark on base; an octagonal shallow footed dish with fluted rim, the bowl and foot with hammered surface, impressed NMK mark on base; a small round brass-washed metal trinket box with copper rod finial on cover with embossed zigzag border, impressed K.H.W. Wörle München mark on base, ht. 5 3/4, 1 1/2, 4 in., respectively.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Germany, metal trinket box