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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 131

    A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT, STAND AND LINER

    MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE-CLAUDE ODIOT, PARIS, 1819-1838

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT, STAND AND LINER
    MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE-CLAUDE ODIOT, PARIS, 1819-1838
    On a rectangular stand raised on four foliage and lion's paw feet, the sauceboat on a spreading foot decorated with stiff leaves and a flower and foliage band, the lower body with stiff leaves and flowers and engraved near the rim with a foliage band, the handle cast as a mermaid, with a conforming liner, engraved with initials below a coronet, the stand marked underneath and on border, the sauceboat marked underneath, on rims, on foliage and on stem, the liner marked underneath and near rim
    10½ in. (26 cm.) long
    80 oz. (2,481 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
    (Lots 112-148)