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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 494

    A Danish silver coffee pot and cover with wood handle

    MAKER'S MARK UNIDENTIFIED, COPENHAGEN, 1829, ALSO STRUCK WITH ASSAYER'S MARK OF J.G. FABRITIUS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Danish silver coffee pot and cover with wood handle
    Maker's mark unidentified, Copenhagen, 1829, also struck with assayer's mark of J.G. Fabritius
    Urn-shaped, on oval foot, with gadrooned and leafy borders around the shoulder and the foot, the spout with fish-head, the stepped cover with lion finial, marked on base, upper rim and cover
    23 cm. high
    926 gr.


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