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    Sale 7731

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

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 39

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE AND COVER

    MARK OF JOHANN CHRISTOPH TREFFLER, AUGSBURG, 1724-28

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE AND COVER
    MARK OF JOHANN CHRISTOPH TREFFLER, AUGSBURG, 1724-28
    Circular and with spatulate handles, each cast with masks and foliage, the cover applied with portrait medallions and three scroll and dophin feet, the rim engraved with strapwork, marked underneath and on cover
    8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) wide over handles
    15 oz. (476 gr.)


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