Lot 760: Sold for £65 hammer

Estimate £80-£120

An Edwardian Betjemann's Patent oak tantalus, with a stepped oak and brass bound base with shaped supports and a brass falling action handle, stamped to the mount, the clear crystal glass decanters each of waisted form with a lapidary stopper, decorated with circular star motif panels and moulded basal border with indented domed pontil fitting into wooden domed supports, height 35cm, one decanter S/D.

Condition report
One bottle is very badly damaged with a crack running from the rim and spiralling round the body to the base. Other two bottles all OK. The key is present. stamped and with serial number 32528

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