Skinner

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Auction 2566B

October 14, 2011 4:00PM

10-14-2011 10-15-2011

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

French Renaissance Revival Goldwashed .800 Silver-mounted Agate Bowl

French Renaissance Revival Goldwashed .800 Silver-mounted Agate Bowl

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

French Renaissance Revival Goldwashed .800 Silver-mounted Agate Bowl, late 19th century, the banded agate body with two loop handles ending in openwork leaves and beading, on pierced and beaded More ...

Miniature French .800 Silver-mounted Agate Compote

Miniature French .800 Silver-mounted Agate Compote

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$119$100

Miniature French .800 Silver-mounted Agate Compote, late 19th century, the turned bowl set with silver inner rim milled with navette pattern, and outer rim and low foot milled with wave pattern, ht. More ...

Fine Yellow Gold, Cloisonne Enamel, and Stone-mounted Carved Rock Crystal Bowl

Fine Yellow Gold, Cloisonne Enamel, and Stone-mounted Carved Rock Crystal Bowl

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$201,450$170,000

Fine Yellow Gold, Cloisonne Enamel, and Stone-mounted Carved Rock Crystal Bowl, the bowl Mughal, c. 18th century, the rim carved with leaftip pendants, with short acanthus scroll handles, underside More ...

French Ivory-cased and Silver Gilt Necessaire with Associated 14kt Gold Thimble

French Ivory-cased and Silver Gilt Necessaire with Associated 14kt Gold Thimble

Lot:
3A
Sold for:
$563$475

French Ivory-cased and Silver Gilt Necessaire with Associated 14kt Gold Thimble, second quarter 19th century, plain ivory case fitted with silver gilt scissors, pointed tool, and etui; together with More ...

Fine French Bicolor Gold and Diamond-mounted Snuff Box

Fine French Bicolor Gold and Diamond-mounted Snuff Box

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$14,220$12,000

Fine French Bicolor Gold and Diamond-mounted Snuff Box, c. 1840, the yellow and rose gold rectangular box mounted to lid with a roundel containing a copy of a photograph of either Nasser al-Din Shah More ...

Enamel and Amethyst-mounted Hat Pin

Enamel and Amethyst-mounted Hat Pin

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$237$200

Enamel and Amethyst-mounted Hat Pin, Europe or Russia, late 19th century, long goldwashed stem with tapered ovoid finial with pale green basse taille enamel, ending in a sugarloaf amethyst, finial More ...

German Goldwashed Silver and Ivory-mounted Figure of a Man Harvesting Grapes

German Goldwashed Silver and Ivory-mounted Figure of a Man Harvesting Grapes

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

German Goldwashed Silver and Ivory-mounted Figure of a Man Harvesting Grapes, Hanau, late 19th century, the figure wearing a rucksack containing a fruiting grapevine, with smaller vine in one hand, More ...

Continental Enameled .900 Silver and Bone Musician-form Whimsy Box

Continental Enameled .900 Silver and Bone Musician-form Whimsy Box

Lot:
6A
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

Continental Enameled .900 Silver and Bone Musician-form Whimsy Box, late 19th century, depicting a figure standing atop a stool playing a large upright bass, with hinged base and flattened ball More ...

American 14kt Yellow Gold-mounted and Colorless Glass Perfume Bottle

American 14kt Yellow Gold-mounted and Colorless Glass Perfume Bottle

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$474$400

American 14kt Yellow Gold-mounted and Colorless Glass Perfume Bottle, early 20th century, the stopper applied with a gold monogrammed tapered ovoid terminal, with glass bottle cut and etched with More ...

14kt Yellow Gold Trophy Cup

14kt Yellow Gold Trophy Cup

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$8,575$7,000

14kt Yellow Gold Trophy Cup, B.D. Howes and Son, c. 1973, the trumpet shaped bowl with reeding to base, on reeded knop and trumpet base, engraved as a trophy for the "Hollywood Derby" at Hollywood More ...

Cartier "Santos de Cartier" Travel Clock

Cartier "Santos de Cartier" Travel Clock

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$306$250

Cartier "Santos de Cartier" Travel Clock, modern, with two-tone case accented with black lacquer, easel support, Swiss quartz movement, in fitted Carter "Le Must" gold tooled red morocco case, ht. 3 More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, Berlin, 18th century, maker likely Muller, turret with small pennant, over tiered cylindrical lid and body, both pierced with arches and More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, possibly Zwickau, 18th century, maker's mark AJ, the lid formed as conical turret pierced with stylized foliates and with arched gallery, ending More ...

Continental Silver Besamim Box Spice Container

Continental Silver Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$356$300

Continental Silver Besamim Box Spice Container, likely Eastern Europe, early 19th century, with filigree ovoid body topped by a single pennant, on openwork base formed as three stylized snakes, More ...

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$490$400

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, Polish/Austro-Hungarian, mid 19th century, conical turret topped by pennant milled with scrolls, with octagonal body engraved with More ...

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
13A
Sold for:
$474$400

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, possibly Austro-Hungarian, mid 19th century, with cylindrical filigree body, lid formed as a turret with single pennant, on cylindrical More ...

Continental Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Continental Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$613$500

Continental Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, possibly Berlin, mid 19th century, unmarked, filigree to turret and rectangular body, topped by pennant, body with single small More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$276$225

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, Berlin, mid 19th century, the lid formed as turret topped by pennant, the cylindrical filigree body with gadrooned rims, cylindrical stem, and More ...

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Tower-form Spice Container

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Tower-form Spice Container

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$119$100

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Tower-form Spice Container, mid 19th century, maker's mark FB, large pennant over slender finial, the square body pierced and engraved with boteh scrolls, and fitted More ...

Two Silver Ceremonial Tablewares

Two Silver Ceremonial Tablewares

Lot:
16A
Sold for:
$356$300

Two Silver Ceremonial Tablewares, comprising a Dutch .833 silver cup, 1848, urn-form bowl with lobing to base, and engraved with Hebrew inscription, on low spreading foot, ht. 3, and an unmarked More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$1,126$950

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, Berlin, mid 19th century, Eifort, maker, the lid formed as a turret milled with leaves and patera roundels, with single pennant, the cylindrical More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
18
Unsold
 

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, Berlin, Eifort, with slender turret milled with acanthus and patera roundels, with single pennant, cylindrical filigree body with small door, on More ...

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
19
Unsold
 

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, tower-form filigree body topped by a pennant, raised on cluster of four wire legs joined by a foliate knop, and flaring More ...

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamin Box Spice Container

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamin Box Spice Container

Lot:
19A
Sold for:
$184$150

Continental Silver Tower-form Besamin Box Spice Container, likely Germany, mid 19th century, turret topped by large pennant with lightly stippled monogram, with rectangular body with filigree panels More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
20
Unsold
 

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, possibly Hanau, the pierced turret topped by a pennant, over cylindrical body chased and embossed with fruit and leaves, with small door, on More ...

German Silver Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$184$150

German Silver Besamim Box Spice Container, 19th century, indistinct maker's mark, the lid formed as a turret topped by a ball finial, on cylindrical filigree body with bead-embossed borders, on More ...

Two Continental Filigree Metal Besamim Box Spice Containers

Two Continental Filigree Metal Besamim Box Spice Containers

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$521$425

Two Continental Filigree Metal Besamim Box Spice Containers, 19th century, comprising one stylized apple-form, with two-part round body topped by a large pennant, on tripod wirework base, ht. 6, the More ...

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
23
Unsold
 

German Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, Berlin, the slender turret and cylindrical stem milled with floral, lion, and tablet designs, turret with gold-washed pennant, ovoid filigree More ...

Continental Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Continental Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
23A
Sold for:
$735$600

Continental Silver Filigree Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, likely Berlin, mid-late 19th century, lid formed as turret topped with spherical finial and pennant, with small door, with More ...

Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container

Lot:
24
Unsold
 

Silver Tower-form Besamim Box Spice Container, bearing Russian hallmarks, possibly for Nijni Novgorod and St. Petersburg, maker's mark AR, turret with spherical finial and large pennant, hexagonal More ...