Tiffany Zodiac Deskset

 

DSC_0311Nine piece bronze desk set in the Zodiac pattern.  Each piece is signed Tiffany Studios, New York.  This pattern is one of the most popular and the pieces are heavier than most other patterns.  The pattern features signs of the zodiac.  The set was polished at some time in the past and has some wear consistant with age.   The set was made in the early 20th century.   It includes:

1.  Letter holder.  Seven signs of the zodiac shown.     6″ H   x    9.5″ W   x  2 1/4″ D.  (missing some tiny screws in the underside of the bottom but this doesn’t affect the sturdiness.  There is also a small round oxidation spot on the bottom).   DSC_0312

2.  Pair of bookends with all 12 signs shown.   Numbered 1601.    6″  H   x    5″ W   x   5″ D.DSC_0325

3.  Frame with metal resting support with all 12 signs.   Numbered 942.     7″  H   x   8″ WDSC_0322

4.   Postal scale with 2 signs shown.  Number 874.    3″  H   x    3″ W    x   1.5″D   (missing the paper measurement list in front).DSC_0316

5.   Stamp box with three compartments and lift top.  Two signs on top  #82.   1″  H   x    3  3/4″ W    x   1  3/4″DDSC_0314 DSC_0313

6.   Pen tray with a sign on each end.  Number 1000.   10″ L    x   3″ WDSC_0318

DSC_03237.  Large inkwell with 6 signs around body and 1 on top.  It has a removable glass insert.  The pin is missing for the lid.   3.5″  H   x    6″ DiameterDSC_0321 DSC_0319

8.   Ink blotter with a sign on each side.  Number 1005.   2.5″  H   x    3″ DiameterDSC_0315

9.   Four corner pieces for a desk pad.  Each has two signs and are numbered 996.  Several small oxidations spots as shown here.DSC_0317

Price:  $3250 for the set!