28 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,750
Estimate USD 1,800 - USD 2,200
A THOMAS WEBB & SONS DOUBLE OVERLAY BLUE AND WHITE CAMEO FROSTED GLASS VASE
CIRCA 1880, STAMPED CARTOUCHE AND BANNER MARK, THOMAS WEBB & SONS GEM CAMEO
Of bottle form with cylindrical neck, overlaid, etched and wheel-carved from white to blue on a frosted body with pendant flowering and budding clematis vine, the reverse with a butterfly in flight, the neck and foot banded
5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high
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For a similar example compare Christie's, New York, 20 October 2002, lot 127 and Ray and Lee Grover, English Cameo Glass, 1980, p. 259, pl. C194.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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