25 March 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A RARE PUDDINGSTONE BRUSH REST
Well carved with scrolled ends and four grooves across the top, the stone highly polished to show off the colorful inclusions in the stone
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long
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E & J Frankel, New York, late 1970s - early 1980s.
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