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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 85

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT CARD-CASE

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, PROBABLY AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT CARD-CASE
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, PROBABLY AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1730
    Oblong, the sides and curved domed cover each chased with panels of régence-style strapwork, the body further chased on one side with a hunter within a scroll panel and on the other with a bird within a similar panel, the rim marked with a later French tax mark
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    With Kugel, Paris.