Lot 407: MARIUS-ERNEST SABINO (1878-1961), PARIS CLEAR AND FROSTED GLASS PLAFFONIER, CIRCA 1925 48cm diameter
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
MARIUS-ERNEST SABINO (1878-1961), PARIS
CLEAR AND FROSTED GLASS PLAFFONIER, CIRCA 1925
of shallow cylindrical form, moulded in relief with stylised flowering foliage, with original hanging ropes, moulded marks SABINO/ 4651/ PARIS/ DEPOSE
Plafonnier in very good condition
A few air bubbles within the glass here and there
Minor scuffs here and there to the interior but nothing significant
No chips or cracks
Ropes are OK, a little brittle and dry and slighlty discoloured but intact
A previous owner has wound fine wire around them where they meet the shade which has oxidised and discoloured the rope at that point
Comes with ceiling rose, chain and light bulb holders, all in good condition with minor tarnish
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