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Theodore B. Starr Sterling Silver-mounted Glass Cologne

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 09, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Theodore B. Starr Sterling Silver-mounted Glass Cologne, New York, late 19th/early 20th century, glass unmarked, the silver-gilt hinged lid repousse-decorated with floral scrollwork, the colorless cut-glass bottle with acid-etched scenes to either side: a cupid with butterflies and a bird perched to a cherry blossom branch, ht. 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Two minor nicks to glass and several minor firing flaws. Otherwise in good overall condition


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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