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Visual Splendor: Decorative Arts & Photography

Wed, Jan 24, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 526

2 Pair Copper Bookends - Old Mission & Fred Brosi

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$500,000 $25,000
$1,000,000 $50,000
$10,000,000 $100,000

Group of two pairs of hammered copper bookends. One set of Fred Brosi handwrought bookends with cartouches depicting swans. Each stamped along the base with an arm and hammer symbol along with "Made by Hand." One set of Old Mission Koppercraft handwrought bookends of oval form. Each stamped along the back with maker's marks.


Provenance: Property from the distinguished collection of Mr. James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Height ranges from 4 in to 5 3/4 in; width ranges from 5 in to 5 1/4 in; depth ranges from 2 3/4 in to 3 3/4 in.

Condition

There are no bends, breaks, or losses. There are scratches throughout, in particular along the Old Mission Koppercraft items. There are areas of high polish, as expected from age and use.

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