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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE AND COVER AND TRAY

    MARK OF FRANZ CHRISTOPH SALER, AUGSBURG, 1747-1749

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE AND COVER AND TRAY
    MARK OF FRANZ CHRISTOPH SALER, AUGSBURG, 1747-1749
    The bombé circular écuelle with shell and scroll cast handles, the cover with flower and foliage finial, the stand oval and with shell and scroll border, each chased overall with foliage, scrolls and diaperwork, marked on cover, bezel and stand
    the stand 11 5/8 in. (29.5 cm.) wide
    40 oz. (1,228 gr.) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRINCELY HOUSE
    (LOTS 29-36)