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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 637

    A FRENCH SILVER-GILT HOT-MILK JUG

    MARK OF JEAN-NICHOLAS BOULANGER, PARIS, 1789

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH SILVER-GILT HOT-MILK JUG
    MARK OF JEAN-NICHOLAS BOULANGER, PARIS, 1789
    Vase shaped on three foliage-capped claw feet, the shoulder engraved with scrolling matted foliage below a stiff leaf band, with bird and foliage spout, the hinged cover with fruiting finial, with an ebonised handle, marked under base, at rim, inside cover and on edge of cover
    7¼ in. (18.2 cm.) high
    gross weight 11 oz. (356 gr.)


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