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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1695

    A George III silver-gilt vinaigrette

    MARK OF JOSEPH WILLMORE, BIRMINGHAM 1813

    Price Realised  

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    A George III silver-gilt vinaigrette
    MARK OF JOSEPH WILLMORE, BIRMINGHAM 1813
    Rectangular, the base with rope-twist border, the sides with flowerhead decoration, the cover chased with a scene of a flute player seated in a rural setting, the grille pierced and engraved with flowers and foliage -- 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm.) wide


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