12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Art Nouveau Liberty & Co. Case and Bookmark

$1,422$1,200
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Art Nouveau Liberty & Co. Case and Bookmark
Enameled silver, and nickel silver
Liberty & Co., Birmingham, England, 1909
Rectangular cigarette case with slightly domed hinged lid ornamented with sinuous strands in relief accented with green-blue enamel, Liberty & Co. hallmarks and date mark for 1909, 3 3/8 x 3; and a nickel silver bookmark/letter opener depicting a pensive woman in ancient costume walking in a landscape, marked ARGENT on the reverse, 3 3/4 x 7/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Liberty & Co., Art Nouveau Liberty & Co., United Kingdom