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Four Glass Sleeves with Cut Gold Animals and Flowers

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Four Glass Sleeves with Cut Gold Animals and Flowers, possibly Egyptian or Persian, two sleeves containing eight gold foil animals and birds including an ostrich and a camel, and two sleeves containing eight gold foil six-petaled flowers, dia. to 7/8 in.

Note: Arthur M. Sackler Collections stickers and inventory numbers, Christie's sticker on box.
Estimate $500-700


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

Arthur M. Sackler, Camel, Gold, Ostrich, Sackler

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