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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 378

    A FIFTEEN-PIECE FRENCH SILVER-GILT MOUNTED DRESSING TABLE SET

    MARK OF AG WITH A THREE-LEAF CLOVER BETWEEN AND A STAR BELOW, PARIS, PROBABLY EARLY 20TH CENTURY, ALSO BEARING ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR LONDON, 1955

    Price Realised  

    A FIFTEEN-PIECE FRENCH SILVER-GILT MOUNTED DRESSING TABLE SET
    MARK OF AG WITH A THREE-LEAF CLOVER BETWEEN AND A STAR BELOW, PARIS, PROBABLY EARLY 20TH CENTURY, ALSO BEARING ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR LONDON, 1955
    Comprising an oval dressing table mirror with ribbon surmount and applied trailing flowers and foliage with bead borders and easel back, the upper edges applied with two rings so it can be hung on a wall if desired, a pair of hair brushes, another smaller, two clothes brushes, a hand mirror and eight various mounted glass jars and bottles all with part-fluted glass etched with foliage, all pieces with the exception of the mirror with engine-turned and bead decoration and applied swags of flowers
    the mirror 16 7/8 in. (43 cm.) high, 20 3/8 in. (51.6 cm.) wide (15)


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