25 June 2008,
Price realised USD 188
USD 400 - USD 600
A set of six glass plates for the French Line (CGT)
Duralex, France; circa 1920
probably for the S.S. Paris or the S.S. Ile de France, with an early French Line monogram etched in the border, and signed by the maker and "Made in France" in the mold.
9 in. (22.9 cm.) (6)
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