Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Assembled 16 piece desk set in the Grapevine pattern with green Favrile glass consisting of (2) blotter ends numbered 999 (19 x 2 in.); paper rack (6.5 x 10 x 2.5); thermometer with easel back (8.5 x 3.74 in.); letter opener (9.25 in.); perpetual calendar frame numbered 939, (6.75 x 8.25 in.), (with crack to back not visible from front); brush pot with brush numbered 981 (1.5 x 2.25 in.); clip numbered 971 (3.75 x 2.25) (with small crack to upper right corner); postage scale, numbered 872 (3 in.); footed pen tray numbered 1004 (3 x 10 in.); pen rack (4.5 x 5.25 in.); round paper weight (3.75 in.); double hinged and divided card box numbered 876 (4.25 x 3 x 2 in.); footed inkstand with original glass insert numbered 844 (3.5 x 4 in.); footed tray numbered 977 (3 x 4.25 in.) (with chip to underside); sliding book rack numbered 1027 (6.5 x 14 in. closed and 23.5 in. opened) (with crack to interior on one end not visible from exterior); and hinged hexagonal box (3.5 x 4 in.). Each piece signed Tiffany Studios New York and with good patination.
Private Collection, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
The paper rack has a crack to the lower edge of the center divider with a crack to the reverse side. The sliding book rack has minor rusting, and a crack to the glass at each end.
$4,000 - 8,000