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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 483

    A FRENCH SILVER SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER AND PAIR OF SALTS

    THE SUGAR-BOWL MARK OF RENE PIERRE FERRIER, PARIS, 1787, THE SALTS MARK OF CESAR-ANTOINE BOUTHERVE-DESMARAIS, PARIS, 1781

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH SILVER SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER AND PAIR OF SALTS
    THE SUGAR-BOWL MARK OF RENE PIERRE FERRIER, PARIS, 1787, THE SALTS MARK OF CESAR-ANTOINE BOUTHERVE-DESMARAIS, PARIS, 1781
    with blue glass liners
    13cm. high; 20cm. wide and 7.5cm. wide respectively


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, 7 December 2001, lot 433
    (the sugar bowl) and lot 435 (the salts).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 1-43, 67-70 & 400-488)