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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 6

    A CONTINENTAL PORTRAIT MINIATURE IN GEM-SET SILVER FRAME

    CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL PORTRAIT MINIATURE IN GEM-SET SILVER FRAME
    CIRCA 1810
    The rectangular openwork silver frame set with diamonds in garland patterns, surmounted by a bow, the miniature and frame each apparently unmarked
    4¾ in. (12.2 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION