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Emporium Auction - September 14, 2023

Thu, Sep 14, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 37

Oak Mirror Back Tantalus with Three Cut Glass Decanters

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$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, 19th century, oak case with brass mounts, two hinged doors opening to divided interior over divided long drawer, 12-1/2 x 14 x 10-1/2 in.; with three cut glass decanters, each 9-1/4 x 3-1/4 x 3-1/4 in.

Provenance: Private Collection, Biltmore Forest, North Carolina


case with scattered minor scratches and bumps, long drawer with crack and separation to bottom panel, minor losses to mirrored backing, some hardware retained but not attached, lock mechanism not currently working; decanters with residue, scattered flea bites and small chips to teeth

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Private Collection, Biltmore Forest, North Carolina