Decorative Arts Auction

December 05, 2016

LOT 248

Lot 248

French Silver Mounted Cut Glass Claret Jug, Paris, c.1900

French Silver Mounted Cut Glass Claret Jug, Paris, c.1900
Lot 248 Details
French Silver Mounted Cut Glass Claret Jug, Paris, c.1900

spirally fluted, the mounts moulded with scrolling leaves, flowers and shells
height 10.6" — 26.8 cm.
stamped retailer’s marks L. LAPAR, Sr. DE BEGUIN / PARIS

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $432
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Engraved with initial S; minor dent at top of handle; crack at base of glass; otherwise substantially in good condition; well marked in several places, though maker’s mark under the base is not legible

LOT 248

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.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.