• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5686

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    9 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 116

    A CONTINENTAL IVORY AND SILVER MOUNTED BEAKER

    LATE 17TH CENTURY WITH LATER MOUNTS

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    A CONTINENTAL IVORY AND SILVER MOUNTED BEAKER
    LATE 17TH CENTURY WITH LATER MOUNTS
    With turned body with embossed late 19th Century unmarked silver foot and top rim, spliced repair
    4 in. (10 cm.) high


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