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The Estate of Peter H. Tillou | Day 1

Thu, Sep 29, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 63

Three Dutch Engraved and Enameled Glass Spirit Decanters

Estimate: $400 - $600

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

18th/19th century, each of rectangular form, two having engraved flowers, one with silvered metal lid, third cobalt enameled example hand painted with partial gilt double headed eagle and letter "A" to one side, tallest 11 in.

Provenance: The Estate of Peter H. Tillou, Litchfield, Connecticut


Pale lavender bottle: scratching, scuffing, rough spot on corner, air bubbles, inclusions, wear to base, labels to base, anomalies (as made) A1 Double headed eagle bottle: internal manufacturing flaw (not hairline), loss to gilt and enameled decoration, scratching, chip to one bottom corner, air bubbles, anomalies (as made), one felt pad to base, accretion Cobalt bottle with cap: heavy scratching, scuffing, tarnishing and scratching to cap, small chip and fleabites to interior lip, wear to bae, anomalies (as made), accretion