6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 10,625
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED AGATE BOWL
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, MID 17TH CENTURY
On spreading oval foot engraved with scrolling foliage, the bowl held by two straps with stylised foliage and beaded borders with two foliate scroll handles
6 in. (15.2 cm.) wide
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Anonymous sale; Christie's New York, 18 October 1994, lot 94.
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