• Important Silver and Objects o auction at Christies

    Sale 2209

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

    22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 89

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER

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    A CONTINENTAL SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER
    Oval, on four scroll feet, the bombé body and cover chased with strapwork, foliage, bellflowers and drapery swags with shell joins, the cover with fruit and acorn finial, marked under base, bearing false marks apparently for Wiburg, also with French control mark
    16½in. (42cm.) long, 89 oz. (2,773 gr.)


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    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF LOUISE ROBBINS