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Six Baccarat Sulphide Paperweights

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
479
Sold for:
$154$125

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Six Baccarat Sulphide Paperweights, including three portraits of Thomas Paine, portrait of an unidentified man, and two with zodiac motifs representing Sagittarius and Aries, approx. dia. 2 5/8 to 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-350

Each in very good condition with no evidence of any fleabites, scratches, bruises or chips.


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

Thomas Paine, Astrological signs, Astrology, Astronomy, Babylonian star catalogues, Baccarat, Collecting, Comics, Glass art, Glass production, Paper, Paperweight, Zodiac

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