07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Two Enameled Glass Perfumes

$770$650
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Two Enameled Glass Perfumes, likely France, second half 19th century, each with hinged brass lid and chain: one oblong green body and polychrome en plein scene of Cupid receiving a letter from a bird, ht. 2 7/8; the other circular with a marbleized enamel pattern interspersed with male and female heads, ht. 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Cupid perfume: Scratches and surface abrasions to en plein enamel.
Perfume with heads: Brass lid and mount may be re-attached or replaced.
Both with glass in good condition.

Keywords

France