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Spanish Sterling Silver-mounted Ruby Glass Parrot-form Jug

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Spanish Sterling Silver-mounted Ruby Glass Parrot-form Jug, mid to late 20th century, rubbed maker's mark, also marked for Cartier, with a removed silver-gilt head and on two splayed silver feet, ht. 6 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Probably originally had an internal stopper, rim with very minor nicked losses to internal rim. Minor rubbed loss to gilding, otherwise in good 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.

Keywords

Ruby Glass Parrot-form, Cartier, Decorative arts, Glass, Household silver, Jug, Maker's Mark, Silver, Sterling silver

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