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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 570

    A FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED GLASS SUGAR VASE

    MARK OF J.A. BEREL, PARIS, 1819-1838

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    A FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED GLASS SUGAR VASE
    MARK OF J.A. BEREL, PARIS, 1819-1838
    With swan side handles, the domed cover with butterfly finial and stiff laurel borders, the glass body mounted with a stylised foliate spray on leaf chased support above a circular pedestal chased with swans, masks and foliage, on square base raised on four claw feet
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high


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