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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 80

    A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER POMANDER

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1600

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    A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER POMANDER
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1600
    Globular and on a spreading base applied with six lugs, the sides engraved with birds within medallions and surrounds by foliage, the detachable cover with a ring finial opening to reveal the six segments, each with a sliding cover and engraved with the name of a herb or flower, 1. Kanel; 2. Muscaten; 3. Rosmarin; 4. Schlag; 5. Negelken and 6. Rosen
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) high
    1 oz. (31 gr.)


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