Hobbs Brockunier~ribbed Opal Lattice Shaker~cranberry Opalescent~ca 1885~w/ Lid
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Hobbs Brockunier~ribbed Opal Lattice Shaker~cranberry Opalescent~ca 1885~w/ Lid:
This is a really, REALLY rare & spectacular find! This single shaker in the RIBBED OPAL LATTICEpattern in cranberry opalescent color, was made by Hobbs Brockunier way back in 1885! There arent many still around....especially in this very good condition.This piece even still has the original lid! The lid has some tarnish on it but its complete & still fits very nicely. It removes nicely & still has virtually perfect alignment to the glass shaker.The actual glass portion isfantastic. Its not broken or repaired, nor does it contain any true deterring damage. The base even has very little scuffing from shelf wear and the rim where the lid fits has either typical mould roughness or maybe the tiniest of fleabites. You can see the rim in the last photo.
It could use some cleaning but I'm scared to death that my clumsy nature would result in a broken treasure. I'm not one for mailing out unclean items but I'm going to leave any slippery-soapy, antique salt shaker time to the new owner.
Measures 3.25" tall & base is 1.5" diameter.
I'm selling this with against the advice of my husband.
Oh, and check out my other sales for MORE rare shakers including Criss-Cross pattern, Chrysanthemum pattern, &Buckeye Model Flint Reverse Swirl Cranberry Opalescentshakers!
Please email with any questions. Thanks for looking!
United States buyers/buyers only and I apologize for the inconvenience.
I will ship within ONE BUSINESS DAY of cleared payment. Payment via Paypal required within 48 hours of sale end.Postal insurance will be required! The shipping calculator is only an estimate and usually not correct.
RETURNS: A 20% restocking fee will be deducted from refund. Refund given on cost of item only (no refund for shipping fees). If the item is not returned in original condition, unopened, undamaged & unused, with all original materials, buyer forfeits claim to money back and item will only be returned at buyers expense.