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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 607

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL PASTILLE-BURNER

    PERHAPS DUTCH, CIRCA 1670

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL PASTILLE-BURNER
    PERHAPS DUTCH, CIRCA 1670
    Oblong, the sides each set with a white enamel plaque painted with flowers and insects within blue foliage border, the cover pierced with slats and with similar floral painted plaques, the inside fitted with a removable container with scroll handles, marked inside with a later Dutch tax mark
    3¾ in. (9.4 cm.) wide


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