Sale 15BE01 | Lot 333

Galle Gilt and Enameled Molded Glass Stoppered Decanter

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 333
Galle Gilt and Enameled Molded Glass Stoppered Decanter
Circa 1900
Of flattened form, in translucent amber colored glass, decorated on the front with a reserve depicting a Renaissance Queen in maroon and white enamel, the reverse with a feathered arrow, signed Emile Galle a Nancy deposee. Height 8 3/4 inches.
An identical decanter is illustrated Ray & Lee Grover, Carved & Decorated European Art Glass, p. 157, pl. 250, in the collection Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy


C Estate of Erica Lemle Amsterdam

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Decanter: generally good condition, the interior appears to be generally clean, some wear to gilding and enameled decoration, small area of enamel loss along the bottom band on the reverse side; stopper: generally good condition, some minor wear and rubbing to the enameling and gilding, appears to be original


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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

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