• A Marriage of Collections: The auction at Christies

    Sale 2398

    A Marriage of Collections: The Property of Dr. Julius and Dena K. Tarshis

    21 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 115

    A BACCARAT BLUE AND WHITE DOUBLE-OVERLAY GLASS NEWEL POST

    CIRCA 1845-55

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BACCARAT BLUE AND WHITE DOUBLE-OVERLAY GLASS NEWEL POST
    Circa 1845-55
    Oviform on a short stem, the sides cut with bands of graduated printies, on an original brass socle mount
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high, overall


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    Provenance

    The Collection of Ambassador Norweb; Christie's, New York, 14 March 1985, lot 158.


    Exhibited

    P. Jokelson and D. Tarshis, Baccarat: Paperweights and Related Glass, 1820-1860, Baccarat, Inc., New York, 30 May - 9 June 1990, no. 62.
    D. Tarshis, Objects of Fantasy: Glass Inclusions of the Nineteenth Century, The Corning Museum of Glass, New York, 2001, no. 43 (exhibition only, not in publication).