Lot 40

Betjemann's Patent Tantalus with Decanters and Glasses

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

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$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

British, handle with impressed marks for "Betjemann's Patent... London", wood frame with silvered metal handle, housing three cut glass decanters and ten glasses, 11-1/4 x 12-1/4 x 8-1/4 in.

Provenance: Private Asheville, North Carolina Collection


lacking key, glasses and decanters with some surface dirt, scattered flea bites; decanters with corner chips (one with large chip and repair)

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Private Asheville, North Carolina Collection