• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 377

    A FRENCH ART DECO SMALL SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER

    MARK OF EMIL PUIFORCAT, PARIS, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

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    A FRENCH ART DECO SMALL SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER
    MARK OF EMIL PUIFORCAT, PARIS, CIRCA 1930
    Of squat oval form, the side handles with cylindrical ivory grips, cover with ivory finial, the ends of the handles decorated with concentric circles
    11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm.) long
    33.5 oz. (1,039 gr.)


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