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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 13

    A GEORGE V SILVER AND SPINACH JADE BOX

    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN AND ALWYN ELLISON CHARLES CARR, LONDON, 1911

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE V SILVER AND SPINACH JADE BOX
    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN AND ALWYN ELLISON CHARLES CARR, LONDON, 1911
    Shaped oval and with a twisted wire border, the hinged cover incorporating a late 18th century spinach jade inset from a ruyi sceptre, carved with Buddhist emblems, set with a jadeite panel engraved in the Chinese taste with scrolls and lattice work, marked on back and on back of cover, the base further engraved 'OMAR RAMSDEN ET ALWYN CARR ME FECERUNT'
    3¾ in. (10 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)