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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 100

    A PAIR OF SOUTH GERMAN ROCK CRYSTAL AND GILT-BRONZE MODELS OF CAMELS

    SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SOUTH GERMAN ROCK CRYSTAL AND GILT-BRONZE MODELS OF CAMELS
    SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY
    Each modelled recumbent and bearing on its back a tapering column of rock crystal, on a moulded ebonised base decorated with foliage and cherub masks, the rock crystal probably original, the bases probably early 18th Century
    Each 9½ in. (24 cm.) high; 5¾ in. (15 cm.) wide; 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Michel Meyer, Paris.