12 June 2006
A FRENCH SILVER WINE-COOLER
PARIS, CIRCA 1900, MAKER'S MARK H. FRES & CIE, RETAILED BY BOINTABURET
Vase shaped, the circular foot with a milled border, the body with moulded mid-rib and a broad band incorporating two cartouches, both with applied lion's masks, with grotesque mask and foliage handles and a gadrooned rim, marked underneath and below rim, the base also stamped 'BOINTABURET A PARIS' and with inventory number '63583'
12½ in. (32 cm.) high
58 oz. (1,797 gr.)
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