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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL BOX**

    MARK OF PHIPPS AND ROBINSON, LONDON, 1805

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL BOX**
    MARK OF PHIPPS AND ROBINSON, LONDON, 1805
    Rectangular tortoiseshell box with hinged cover, with silver-gilt mounts of engraved and chased foliage and guilloché scrolls, marked on rim and base and on hinges
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high, 7 3/8 in. (18.8 cm.) wide, 5 in. (12.8 cm.) deep


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