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    Sale 5353

    Christie's Interiors

    29 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 121

    A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT ON DETATCHABLE STAND

    MARK OF JACQUES HENRI FAUCONNIER, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1819-1838

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT ON DETATCHABLE STAND
    MARK OF JACQUES HENRI FAUCONNIER, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1819-1838
    The oval pedestal with stiff leaf border on rectangular stand raised on four lion's paw and foliate scroll feet, the bifurcated handle terminating in two geese heads, one side engraved with a monogrammed shield
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high, 9¾ in. (25 cm.) long
    30.5 oz. (946 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR