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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 656

    A BALTIC SILVER BEAKER

    MARK OF FRANZ DREIER, REVAL, CIRCA 1690

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BALTIC SILVER BEAKER
    MARK OF FRANZ DREIER, REVAL, CIRCA 1690
    Tapering cylindrical and with plain foot and rim, overall later repoussé chased in the Russian rococo taste with foliage scrolls within rocaille centring three cartouches, chased with figures and landscapes, marked underneath and engraved with a scratchweight
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high
    11 oz. (335 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's London, 2 April 1998, lot 138