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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL NEF

    20TH CENTURY

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    A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL NEF
    20TH CENTURY
    The silver-gilt hull engraved to imitate planking, on a foliate cradle, the triple deck hull applied with green enamel, gilt flourishes and cut-glass bosses, the bow and stern with pierced foliate cagework and set with pearls and a hardstone intaglio, with three masts, and rigging, in full sail, marked 925 on hull
    12¾ in. high; 51 oz. (1599 gr.) gross weight


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