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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER TOILET BOX AND COVER

    BALTIC OR CENTRAL EUROPEAN, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, TOWN MARK A QUATREFOIL, 18TH CENTURY

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    A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER TOILET BOX AND COVER
    BALTIC OR CENTRAL EUROPEAN, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, TOWN MARK A QUATREFOIL, 18TH CENTURY
    Shaped oval, the cover cast and chased with a coat-of-arms within foliage and with a milled border, marked underneath and on side
    5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) wide
    10 oz. (306 gr.)
    The arms are apparently those of Magusch of Silesia impaling another.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)