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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 11

    A SET OF THREE SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL ZARFS

    GENEVA, CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF THREE SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL ZARFS
    GENEVA, CIRCA 1830
    Each with red and white ribbon pattern border, the pink ground with three pale blue reserves painted with military and navigational trophies and floral bouquets; with three original Continental porcelain liners with blue and pink decoration and Turkish Imperial crown, in modern fitted case, apparently unmarked
    2¼ in. (5.8 cm.) high (3)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, Geneva, 10 May 1983, lot 371