14 October 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,000
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
A SWEDISH COBALT GLASS AND GILTWOOD MIRROR
The pierced shaped cresting with flowering urns above a paneled border and rectangular mirror plate, glass and mirror plates later
37½ in. (95 cm.) high, 19¼ in. (49 cm.) wide
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Laura E. Armstrong
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Bought from Arne Schlesch, New York, in 1996.
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