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PROPERTY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND

A George IV gold-mounted milk glass two-compartment scent bottle, circa 1825
Estimate
3,0005,000
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57

PROPERTY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND

A George IV gold-mounted milk glass two-compartment scent bottle, circa 1825
Estimate
3,0005,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Collections: European Decorative Arts

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New York

A George IV gold-mounted milk glass two-compartment scent bottle, circa 1825
in the manner of A.J. Strachan, of disc-form, the glass body overlaid with rococo scrollwork centered by exotic birds perched on vases of flowers, the cover with hinged cap chased with a peacock above a compartment for a miniature, ruby and pearl thumbpiece
apparently unmarked
height 2 3/4 in.
7 cm
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Provenance

Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973

Collections: European Decorative Arts

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New York