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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 264

    A French silver travelling set

    THE BEAKER WITH MARK OF THEODORE TONNELIER, PARIS, 1819-1838

    Price Realised  

    A French silver travelling set
    The beaker with mark of Theodore Tonnelier, Paris, 1819-1838
    Comprising a plain beaker, fork, spoon, knife with steel blade, with ebony handles inlaid with vacant shield shaped silver cartouche, together with cylindrical ebony condiment set with ivory inlay, all in fitted cylindrical red leather case, the beaker marked on base and sides, the spoon and fork on blade
    The beaker 7 cm. high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of count and countess van Limburg Stirum - Luden
    (lots 214-273)