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    A Thirty-One Piece Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze Harvard Pattern Desk Set, 1899-1902
    Marks: TIFFANY STUDIOS, NEW YORK, (various)
    3-1/4 x 9-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches (8.3 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm) (largest, large ink well)


    The set comprising:
    4 blotter corners, 1694;
    3 paper clip trays, 1689;
    2 bookends, 1683;
    2 paper clips, 1693;
    2 matchbox holders, 1684;
    2 12-1/4 inch blotter ends, 1640;
    2 19-1/4 inch blotter ends, 1696;
    2 ink wells with two wells (one without glass liners), 1641;
    2 calendar holders with hinged cover (one with 1925 calendar),1691;
    1 clock, 1679;
    1 pen tray, 2012;
    1 stamp box, 1645;
    1 postage scale, 1690;
    1 rocker blotter, 1646;
    1 small inkwell with glass liner, 1700;
    1 cigarette box with cedar lining, 1680;
    1 calendar holder with bail and cover, 1662;
    1 notepad holder with hinged cover and wood base;
    1 large inkwell with glass liner and four-place pen holder, 1669.
    31 Total

    Condition Report*: Varying patination, rubbing, and pitting with scratches to undersides throughout, cedar lining to cigarette box cover is missing, two glass liners to ink well are missing, fleabites to large ink well glass liner, decomposed felt to underside of bookends, Heritage does not guarantee the completeness or working order of clock mechanisms.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2019
    10th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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