• A Cabinet of Curiosities Selec auction at Christies

    Sale 2393

    A Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections

    28 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 55

    AN ENGLISH CITRON AND WHITE CAMEO GLASS PLATE

    CIRCA 1890

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ENGLISH CITRON AND WHITE CAMEO GLASS PLATE
    CIRCA 1890
    Circular, overlaid, etched and wheel-carved with a bee and butterfly in flight about orange blossoms and fruit, the rim with a band of alternating large and small flower heads
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard S. Rakow, no. CG-93 (label)