Description

    AN AMERICAN ROYAL FLEMISH GLASS BISCUIT JAR
    Mt. Washington Glass Co., c.1892

    The shallow circular foot uplifting the cubed body decorated with thistle foliage and blooms in muted tones of celadon and aubergine heightened with white and outlined in raised gold over a frosted ground, the thin circular neck bezel-set with white metal collar with ruffle rim, bail handle and fitted domed lid with repoussé decoration and shaped knob; the underside with iron-red hand-painted 'reverse R' in diamond mark of Mt. Washington over the number 523, the interior of the domed lid with impressed M - W over stamped number 4413K
    With handle up 9.75in. high


    Condition Report*:

    Bryan Abbott: Glass in excellent condition; white metal with significant loss of original silverplated surface. Reyne Haines: Concurs with House. Danny Gipson: Concurs with House.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    20th Sunday
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