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Poppy-decorated Table Lamp Attributed to Silver Crest

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
226
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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Poppy-decorated Table Lamp Attributed to Silver Crest
Sterling, bronze patina, iron
Buffalo, early 20th century
Two-socket adjustable standard on vasiform patinated green body with silver overlay depicting poppy flower and leaves, circular silvered metal base, no visible marks, ht. 12 1/2 in.

Note: Silver Crest was the trademark name used by the Smith Metal Art Co. in Buffalo, New York, c. 1919.
Estimate $400-600

Scattered tarnish to silver, loose on base.


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.

Keywords

Light fixture, Silver overlay, Silvering

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