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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 180

    A DUTCH SILVER TABLE-BELL

    MARK OF ANTHONIE VAN DRIEL, MIDDLEBURG, 1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DUTCH SILVER TABLE-BELL
    MARK OF ANTHONIE VAN DRIEL, MIDDLEBURG, 1760
    BELL SHAPED AND WITH A REEDED BORDER, THE UPPER BODY ENGRAVED WITH FOLIAGE AND FLOWERS ON A MATTED GROUND, THE HANDLE FORMED AS A BRANCH ISSUING LEAVES AND FLOWERS, MARKED INSIDE
    5¾ IN. (14.5 CM.) HIGH
    9 OZ. (295 GR.)


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    A VIRTUALLY IDENTICAL BELL OF 1771, BY JOHANNES D'HOY IS ILLUSTRATED IN J. DE BREE ZEEUWS ZILVER, SCHIEDEN, 1978, N. 45

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