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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 29

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND JASPER ELEPHANT BOOK-ENDS

    RETAILED BY GARRARD, LONDON, CIRCA 1986

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    A PAIR OF ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND JASPER ELEPHANT BOOK-ENDS
    RETAILED BY GARRARD, LONDON, CIRCA 1986
    Each book-end with fully modelled silver elephant, with gilt tusks on a jasper base, each marked on elephant foot, silver-gilt mount under base and nuts, marked 925 and *904MI
    Each book-end 7 in. (17.9 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    with Garrard, London, 1986