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    Sale 5343

    Christie's Interiors

    8 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 213

    A GEORGE III SILVER BOUGIE BOX,

    MARK OF BENJAMIN MOUNTIGUE OVERSTRUCK BY ANOTHER, LONDON, 1788,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER BOUGIE BOX,
    MARK OF BENJAMIN MOUNTIGUE OVERSTRUCK BY ANOTHER, LONDON, 1788,
    Cylindrical with crescent-shaped wick trimmer to cover, bright-engraved band around top & monogrammed cartouche "GES", the side with collapsible, hinged, octagonal handle, 2 in. high (5.1 cm.).


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