Lot 524: A VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED LARGE THOMAS WEBB SWAN'S HEAD PERFUME FLASK, WILLIAM THOMAS WRIGHT AND FREDERICK DAVIES, LONDON, 1884 |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the glass head finely modeled and colored white to yellow, cast number at neck RD.11109, plain frosted spherical top, in fitted display case from Mappin & Webb
small restoration at tip of beak, otherwise good, nice original case
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Dimensions: length 9 in.