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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER COIN-SET BEAKER AND COVER

    PROBABLY SAXONY OR POLAND, MID 18TH CENTURY; THE COINS 1531-1675

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER COIN-SET BEAKER AND COVER
    PROBABLY SAXONY OR POLAND, MID 18TH CENTURY; THE COINS 1531-1675
    The flaring cylindrical beaker set with 16 coins on the sides and another in the base, chased with foliage and rocaille against a matted ground, the domed cover set with six coins and similarly decorated, the spool-form finial now without terminal, marked on footrim with maker's mark C.I.P., letter K in a circular punch, and standard mark 12
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high; 36 oz. 10 dwt. (1147 gr.)


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