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    Sale 5364

    Christie's Interiors

    2 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 181

    A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT AND STAND

    MARK OF ALBERT-ETIENNE GIROUX, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1809-19

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT AND STAND
    MARK OF ALBERT-ETIENNE GIROUX, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1809-19
    Boat-shaped on oval pedestal foot, the oblong stand on four scroll and ball feet, bifurcated handle with swan's head terminal, guilloche border to foot, sauceboat and stand with stiff-leaf borders and engraved monogram within a shield
    sauceboat on stand, 7¾ in. (19.3 cm.) high; the stand, 10½ in. (26.6 cm.) long
    29.5 oz. (915 gr.)


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