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Lot 0404
Tiffany Studios
Abalone assembled fourteen-piece desk set
New York, New York
dore bronze, abalone
each with stamped marks, numbered
letter holder, #1151; (2) blotter ends, #1152; (2) blotter corners, #1154; inkwell, #1157; stamp box, #1158; pen tray, #1159; pen brush holder, #1160; desk calendar, #1166; postal scale, #1170; (2) bookends, #1173; and box, #1176
blotter ends: 2 1/4"w x 19 1/4"l

Condition

Great condition. Each with varying degrees of wear, consistent with age and use. Bookends with a brighter patina. Blotter corners, pen tray, pen wipe holder with Sotheby's New York lot dot lot #364. Some losses or small chips to abalone to several pieces, some with other natural defects. One blotter end missing a piece of abalone. Remnants of original green patina to crevices of postage scale and bookends. Inkwell has been coated with what appears to be a dark gold spray paint, parts of abalone are covered by the paint. Back shelf of letter holder is bent.

Pen tray: 2 1/2"w x 8 3/4"l, bookends: 5 1/4"w x 5 3/8"d x 5 1/2"h, postal scale: 2"w x 2 3/4"d x 3 3/8"h, pen brush holder: 2 1/4"w x 2 3/4"d x 2"h, blotter corners: 4 1/2"w x 4 3/8"l, desk calendar: 6 3/8"w x 5 3/4"h (with glass insert), inkwell: 3 3/4"w x 4"d x 3"h, letter holder: 9 1/2"w x 2 1/2"d x 5 3/8"h, stamp box: 3 7/8"w x 2 1/8"d x 1 1/4"h, box: 5 1/2"w x 3 1/2"d x 1 1/8"h.

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Tiffany Studios, Abalone 14-Piece Desk Set

Estimate $2,500 - $3,500Sep 16, 2018