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    Sale 7614

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 2

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND ETCHED-GLASS LIQUEUR SET

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND ETCHED-GLASS LIQUEUR SET
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising a tantalus, four decanters and stoppers and fifteen glasses: the tantalus of circular outshape with domed glazed lid decorated with ribbon-tied foliate trails and surmounted by an acanthus finial, enclosing a removable rack, with conforming glazed sides flanked by loop-handles, on a pierced acanthus spreading base with paw feet
    15 in. (38 cm.) high; 13¼ in. (33.5 cm.) wide


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