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    Sale 5362

    Christie's Interiors

    12 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    A GERMAN SILVER COMPOSITE PART DINNER SERVICE

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER COMPOSITE PART DINNER SERVICE
    CIRCA 1900
    Comprising: a set of ten dinner plates, mark of J.C. OSTHUES and stamped '800', shaped circular with reeded borders -- 12 in. (30 cm.) diameter; a double-lipped sauce boat with gilt interior on detachable stand, mark of A. KHUN and stamped '800'; and a pair of covered saucepans stamped '925', with spirally-fluted foliate decoration, detachable ebonised scroll handles and foliate-chased knop finials sitting on an ivory ring -- 8 in. (20 cm.) diameter
    gross weight 288 oz. (8936 gr.) (13)


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