WOW!! Museum Quality ~ Wonderful RARE Antique Full Bodied Figural Cherub Victorian Brides Basket Model #2265 Made by Pairpoint Mfg. Co. ~ RARE Hand Blown Art Glass Mother of Pearl Quilted Glazed Herringbone Bowl ~ C. 1880's
LAYAWAY IS AVAILABLE ~ We will offer up to a 12-month layaway with a 15% down payment on this beauty~ please feel free to contact us for arrangements. PLEASE IGNORE THE REFLECTIONS and FLASH SPOTS IN THE PICTURES - It is hard to picture shinny silver plate. THIS IS NOT DAMAGE! Also, the pictures made the clear lace edging on the bowl appear to be white in the front which is not so.
This is a fabulous Victorian brides basket featuring a very detailed figural Full Bodied Figural Cherub holding up a torch which is the holder for the original Hand Blown Art Glass Mother of Pearl Quilted Herringbone Bowl . The Pairpoint Mfg. Co. #2265 quadruple silverplated stand features a full sized putti holding the center stem which supports the cup that holds the outstanding art glass bowl. The edge of this cup as well as that of the base are etched with a lovely design. The bowl and frame are WONDERFUL!! The bowl fits PERFECTLY in the frame. Great Condition - No Chips, Cracks Or Repairs. Please note this is a HAND BLOWN Bowl - the pontil mark on the bottom is not damage to the piece. Also, no missing silverplate noted. This base bears the Pairpoint quadruple plate mark for 1880 and the pattern #2265. This is an altogether lovely piece that would make a wonderful centerpiece for a table, or a great addition to any art glass collection! The bowl fits perfectly in the frame and it measures approximately 17" tall when the bowl is in place and approximately 11" wide. This appears to have been someone's prized possession and extremely well taken care of!
About the Maker: Pairpoint Mfg.
Opened in 1880 and made silver plate until 1929. It was located in New Bedford, MA.
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