Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

December 1, 2023: Premier Americana – Day One

Fri, Dec 1, 2023 09:00AM EST
Lot 1123

BLOWN-MOLDED GLASS UMBRELLA INK BOTTLE

Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for

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$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

BLOWN-MOLDED GLASS UMBRELLA INK BOTTLE, mossy green, octagonal conical form with inwardly-rolled mouth and rough pontil mark. Likely Mid-Atlantic origin. Circa 1850. 2 1/8" H, 2" DOA.
Literature: Parallels Covill - Ink Bottles and Inkwells, p. 44, fig. 133.

Condition

Excellent condition with slight dull iridescence and moderate surface wear. Spot of roughness to lip, as-made.

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From the estate of Michael Wayne Cassidy of Hanover County and Alexandria, VA.