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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 3

    A GEORGE II CAST SILVER FIGURAL TAPERSTICK IN THE FORM OF HARLEQUIN

    MARK OF JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1756

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II CAST SILVER FIGURAL TAPERSTICK IN THE FORM OF HARLEQUIN
    MARK OF JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1756
    His hands held aloft to support the fluted capital and drip pan, on shaped circular base chased with rocaille, crested
    5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) high
    4 oz. (124 gr.)


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