DescriptionA Jacques Adnet Art Deco Nickel-Plated, Leather and Glass Tantalus, circa 1940
10-1/8 h x 12-7/8 w x 7-1/2 d inches (25.7 x 32.7 x 19.1 cm)
The tantalus fitted with three narrow, cut-glass decanters held in place within place by nickel-plates galleries and cage with retractable leather bound roof.
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.
Spotting and oxidation of the finish to the tantalus, glass plate to the bottom appears to have been re-adherred, light cracking of the leathered surfaces, small crack to the spout of one decanter, restoration to the neck one decanter with short stable hairline emanation and flaking to stopper to same, otherwise with wear indicative of age and minor use.
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