Decorative Arts Auction

June 0914, 2018
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LOT 15

Lot 15

Pair of German Silver and Cut Glass Comports, c.1880

Pair of German Silver and Cut Glass Comports, c.1880
Lot 15 Details
Pair of German Silver and Cut Glass Comports, c.1880

each circular cut glass bowl raised above a palm tree with exotic birds on a high domed base and three foliate scroll feet
height 15.4 in — 39 cm, diameter 9.8 in — 25 cm

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,920
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


In good condition; well marked on the base rims only with 12 LÖTH. and 3851 or 3872

LOT 15

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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