07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Four .800 Silver, Mother-of-pearl, and Glass Musician Figures

$4,594$3,750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Four .800 Silver, Mother-of-pearl, and Glass Musician Figures, Germany, each with torso formed by a shell, adorned with polychrome glass cabochons, playing a different household item as an instrument, on circular pedestal base, ht. to 6 3/8 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Bases warped, dented, and bent, one instrument with broken string.

Keywords

Germany