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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 482

    A GERMAN CARVED IVORY STANDING CUP WITH LATER ENGLISH SILVER-GILT MOUNTS

    THE IVORY CIRCA 1680, THE MOUNTS WITH MARK OF SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1816

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    A GERMAN CARVED IVORY STANDING CUP WITH LATER ENGLISH SILVER-GILT MOUNTS
    THE IVORY CIRCA 1680, THE MOUNTS WITH MARK OF SOLOMON HOUGHAM, LONDON, 1816
    Finely carved with Turkish warriors in plumed turbans, on horse-back, hunting lions with spears, the silver-gilt trumpet foot spirally fluted above a scroll and floral-chased boss, the ivory body gilt-lined
    9½ in. (24.2 cm.) high


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