Decorative Arts Auction

December 05, 2016

LOT 148

Lot 148

Peter Tereszczuk (Austrian, 1875-1963)

Peter Tereszczuk (Austrian, 1875-1963)
Lot 148 Details
Peter Tereszczuk (Austrian, 1875-1963)


carved serpentine, ivory and bronze, sign in the mould and with foundry Aust-Reich mark
tallest height 6.9" — 17.5 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


The two smaller figures are desk seals.


In good condition. Two are desk seals, one vacant.

LOT 148

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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