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    Sale 5911

    Christie's Interiors

    4 August 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 304

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER FILIGREE KNIFE AND FORK

    UNMARKED, POSSIBLY SCANDINAVIAN, 17TH CENTURY, STEEL BLADE WITH CUTLER'S MARK PX

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER FILIGREE KNIFE AND FORK
    UNMARKED, POSSIBLY SCANDINAVIAN, 17TH CENTURY, STEEL BLADE WITH CUTLER'S MARK Px
    The handles decorated with filigree scrolling foliage and flowers, terminating in ropework centred with a cabochon-set garnet, in later fitted case
    the knife, 7½ in. (19.2 cm.) long (2)


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    Provenance

    Memorial jewellery, miniatures and objects of vertu, Christie's London, 19-20 May 1980