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Fine & Decorative Arts

November 6 - November 7, 2015

Lot #6
DepartmentSilver
Sold For$4,500.00(hammer price)
 $5,310.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedNovember 21, 2015

Description

GERTRUDE TWICHELL (1889-1937) ARTS & CRAFTS STERLING SILVER AND ENAMEL COVERED BOX Boston, Circa 1925
Hand-hammered and hand-enameled. Circular, with lift-off floriform cover inset with a circular medallion decorated with polychrome flowers on a cobalt blue ground. Bowl with cobalt blue enameled interior. Underside of cover and bowl signed Twichell." Diameter 4.5". Approx. 11.4 troy oz."

Condition

Bowl with one spot of black silver rot. Underside of the base was also crudely monogrammed with stippling.

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