12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Steuben Strawberry Mansion Vase

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

Description:

Steuben Strawberry Mansion Vase
Engraved and cut blown glass
Corning, New York, 1932-36
Named in honor of the restoration of the historic Strawberry Mansion in Philadelphia in 1931, urn-form with applied handles, on a stepped square base, engraved with flower sprig and swag rim borders over a Federal eagle grasping floral garlands in its beak over a round reserve, the bottom of the bowl with cut ovals, ht. 12 5/8, dia. 9 1/2 in.

Estimate $2,000-4,000

Minor few minute nicks on base edge.

Keywords

Corning, Philadelphia, Strawberry Mansion