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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 573

    A FRENCH EMPIRE STYLE SILVER SAUCEBOAT AND STAND

    PROBABLY MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE POTOT, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1798-1809

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH EMPIRE STYLE SILVER SAUCEBOAT AND STAND
    PROBABLY MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE POTOT, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1798-1809
    The sauceboat with eagle head handle and reeded rim, engraved to one side with a coronet over twin armorial shields, the detachable navette- shaped stand on collet foot
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) long
    26 oz. (807 gr.)


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