BLOWN-MOLDED MELON RIB FINIALS, LOT OF THREE, comprising two alabaster/clambroth and a translucent jade example, two having original brass mounts with lower threaded receivers, each with factory-polished top. Each probably for a newel post. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. and others. 1840-1870. 5 1/2" to 7 3/4" LOA, 3" DOA.
Undamaged. Jade with typical roughness to the extension, as made.
Provenance: From the collection of Ernest & Dorothy Schatz of Osterville, MA.