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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 442

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE LACQUER AND TURQUOISE PORCELAIN CENTREPIECE

    19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY BY ESCALIER DE CRISTAL

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE LACQUER AND TURQUOISE PORCELAIN CENTREPIECE
    19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY BY ESCALIER DE CRISTAL
    10 ¾ in. (27.5 cm.) high; 14 ¼ in. (36 cm.) wide


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are 4 items in this lot and not 2 as stated in the printed catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 1-43, 67-70 & 400-488)