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    A WOOD & HUGHES SILVER FIGURAL CRUET STAND WITH SIX ORIGINAL GLASS BOTTLES
    Wood & Hughes, New York, New York, circa 1875
    Marks: W&H, STERLING
    17-1/2 inches high (44.5 cm)
    32.81 troy ounces

    From The Lauren Stanley Silver Collection

    The cruet stand with a fully modeled, helmeted female figure in classical robe, her upraised arms holding a globe joining the swinging handle, six round receptacles separated by applied birds with spread wings on wire scrolls hold unmarked cut glass containers, three bottles with original faceted stoppers, two shakers with pierced silver lids, one with hinged silver lid and opening for serving spoon, the whole supported on a ball with three attached scrolls on a round base with molded band of laurel leaves and berries; inscribed to the base Christmas 1875.


    Condition Report*: The shaker bottles and mustard jsar with cloudy white resideue in the bottom; surface scratches to silver commensurate with age.
    *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.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    8th-10th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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