Large American Nakara Dresser Box, C.F Monroe Co. circa 1890
This large round American opalware glass Nakara jewelry box is by the C.F. Monroe company out of Meridian, Connecticut. It is hand painted with two delightful cherubs in the clouds surrounded by flowers touched with a blush of pink and highlighted with raised white enamel dots over an olive green background. This jewel box features the original beige fabric lining and hinged ormolu mounts.
Marked: Nakara, C.F.M. Co. on bottom – for C. F Monroe, the founder and maker of Nakara from Meridian, Connecticut, USA.
Measures: 8 inches in Diameter x 3 3/4 inches high.
ExcellentCondition: Liner is exceptional, hinge works well and there is no chips or cracks.
American Mother of Pearl Satin Glass Box for ‘Collars & Cuffs’ c. 1870
American Mother of Pearl Satin Glass Box for ‘Collars & Cuffs’ circa 1870
This is a lovely American satin glass box with a delightful hand painted design featuring ‘Collars and Cuffs’, delicate pink flowers and gold accents. The sky blue satin glass has a diamond pattern.
This is a joyful, yet splendid hinged box perfect for use during these modern times to organize jewelry and corral small objects. Dates circa 1870.
This is a beautiful cameo glass bowl by Daum Nancy with a landscape featuring the perfect balance of land and sea. The bottom of the bowl is like the shore, lined with trees that give way to sailboats on water with mountains and a tree line in distance. This is a low round bowl with a rim that is pulled at the rim in four spots. The colours remind me of a fall day at sunset, warm browns and mottled pinky oranges and greens achieve the look.
Dates: Circa 1895.
Signed: Daum Nancy France in cameo.
Measures: 8 inches wide x 3 1/2 inches high.
Excellent Condition: No chips, cracks or repairs. One tree trunk shows a tiny exposed air bubble of less than 2mm.
This is a beautiful vase by Loetz in blue papillon with unusual, all-over banded iridescent decoration, in a colour triad of blue, gold and green. There is a graduation in the colour of this vase with a dark blue top to a pale gold lower with an overall iridescence. The vase has four pleated pinches on a narrow, fluted rim on an inset, short neck above a flared squat body, finished with a rounded inset band on the base. Very unusual, rare and in excellent condition.