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    Sale 5353

    Christie's Interiors

    29 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 115

    A FRENCH SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA SERVICE

    MARK OF D. THOREL, CIRCA 1900

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA SERVICE
    MARK OF D. THOREL, CIRCA 1900
    Compressed circular form with spirally fluted sides, rocaille chasing around the upper bodies, beaded rat-tails along the handles, gilt interior to sugar bowl and cream jug, flower and bud finial, engraved with monogram IH, the handles with ivory insulators
    77 oz. (2389 gr.) (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR