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    Sale 5898

    Christie's Interiors

    6 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 216

    A BERLIN TWO-HANDLED TRAY

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SCEPTRE MARK, IMPRESSED W3

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BERLIN TWO-HANDLED TRAY
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SCEPTRE MARK, IMPRESSED W3
    THE CENTRAL VIGNETTE PAINTED WITH EXOTIC BIRDS BESIDE A PLINTH IN A LANDSCAPE, AND SCATTERED BUTTERFLIES AND INSECTS, WITHIN A GILT-RIMMED SCROLL-MOULDED BORDER, THE HANDLES MOULDED AND GILT WITH SCROLLS
    16¾ IN. (42.5 CM.) WIDE


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