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    A WHITING SILVER OVERLAID GLASS LIDDED HUMIDOR JAR
    Whiting Manufacturing Company, New York, New York, circa 1900
    Marks: (effaced maker's mark), STERLING, 3367, PAT APPL'D FOR, (effaced mark), 925/1000, FINE
    9 inches high (22.9 cm)

    From The Lauren Stanley Silver Collection

    The green-blue glass ginger jar-form humidor with openwork silver overlay of scrolls forming cartouche enclosing protruding lobes of glass and stylized flowers on elongated leaves, the removable lid with banded knop finial above hatched foliate within scrolls separated by floral medallions within two C-scrolls, underside of lid with pierced hollow compartment, rim of lid and jar with addorsed scroll pattern, the jar raised on openwork scrolls.


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    Condition Report*: In good condition, with solder evident at seem of overlay, small chips/fleabites to interior of rim, very shallow scratching to glass, overall presents nicely.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    8th-10th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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