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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 155

    A GEORGE V SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE-BOX

    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1926

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE V SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE-BOX
    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1926
    Oblong, the hinged cover set with an openwork depiction of a galleon at sail, set on a blue and white enamel plaque, within twisted wire border, engraved with initials and dated '1927', the inside wood lined, marked on side and on cover, the base further engraved 'OMAR RAMSDEN ME FECIT'
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 151-156)


    Literature

    P. Cannon-Brookes, Omar Ramsden 1873-1939 Centenary Exhibition of Silver, Birmingham, 1973, no. 58.


    Exhibited

    Birmingham, The City Museum and Art Gallery, Omar Ramsden 1873-1939 Centenary Exhibition of Silver, 1973, no. 58.