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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 474

    A MIXED LOT OF SPECIMEN MINERAL AND MARBLE OBJECTS

    19TH AND 20TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MIXED LOT OF SPECIMEN MINERAL AND MARBLE OBJECTS
    19TH AND 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: two black marble spheres on stands; forty-eight mineral eggs; an agate sphere; a flourspar sphere; a mineral sphere; a carved rock crystal sphere; a serpentine marble paperwight in the form of an egg on a rectangular base; a marble paperweight in the form of a book; a marble box in the form of a book inscribed 'SOUVENIR 1900'; a Derbyshire black marble and inlaid paperweight; a Jasper oval paperweight; a nephrite bowl; a Verona marble bowl; an amethyst bowl; and a red glass ladybird
    The black marble spheres on stands - 5½ in. (14 cm.) high


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are in fact 32 mineral eggs and not 48 as stated in the catalogue.