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    Sale 2141

    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 4 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 358

    AN EXTENSIVE ASSEMBLED GILT STEMWARE SERVICE,

    20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    AN EXTENSIVE ASSEMBLED GILT STEMWARE SERVICE,
    20TH CENTURY,
    comprising two ewers, a footed pitcher, two decanters (lacking stoppers), twenty-three champagne flutes, twenty-two white wine glasses, twenty-seven tall white wine glasses, eighteen red wine glasses, forty-five water glasses, thirty-one sherry glasses, thirteen cordial glasses, thirteen port glasses, twelve large brandy glasses, sixteen medium brandy glasses, four similar brandy glasses, five small brandy glasses, twenty-two old fashioned glasses, eleven tumblers, twenty-eight finger bowls, twenty-four underplates, and a pair of candlesticks
    The tall white wine glasses 8¼in. (21cm.) high (331)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot will now be offered without reserve. There are 33 sherry glasses, not 31. There are 18 port glasses, not 13. Please note the 22 white wine glasses are by Baccarat, not St. Louis. An example of the Baccarat glasses is pictured in the foreground of the catalogue image and has a knop stem. The pair of candlesticks is not by St. Louis and is apparently unmarked.