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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 641

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER TABLE-CENTREPIECE

    MARKED WITH FRENCH-STYLE PSEUDOMARKS, PROBABLY HANAU, LAST HALF 19TH CENTURY

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    A CONTINENTAL SILVER TABLE-CENTREPIECE
    MARKED WITH FRENCH-STYLE PSEUDOMARKS, PROBABLY HANAU, LAST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The shaped square base on four openwork double dolphin feet and with fluted border, the four circular baskets with openwork scroll and foliage borders heightened with putto cartouches, with four cast putto holding floral garlands and with central bowl with a ram's mask heightened border, marked on rim and under bowls, the foot with a later French tax mark
    22 in. (55.8 cm.) wide
    174 oz. (5,426 gr.)


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