04-07-2017 04-07-2017
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3000B Boston
April 7, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Thomas Webb and Sons Cameo-cut Glass "Tusk"-form Vase

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 07, 2017 10:00AM


Thomas Webb and Sons Cameo-cut Glass "Tusk"-form Vase, England, 1887-95, ivory ground decorated in relief with central rectangular cartouches of birds and foliage bordered with garden vegetation in the Chinese manner, impressed factory mark, ht. 12 in.

Note: A similar tusk-form vase by Webb is in the Corning Museum of Glass (accession number 2009.2.1).
The property of Carol J. Ferranti
Estimate $3,000-5,000

In very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.

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Carol J. Ferranti, United Kingdom