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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 533

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT PINEAPPLE CUP AND COVER

    MARK OF BARTHOLOMÄUS PFISTER, NUREMBURG, CIRCA 1660

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    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT PINEAPPLE CUP AND COVER
    MARK OF BARTHOLOMÄUS PFISTER, NUREMBURG, CIRCA 1660
    Of lobed baluster form on pedestal foot, the sides and foot chased with foliage and scrolls, the stem in the form of a three-handled vase, the cover with floral cluster finial
    15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) high
    16 oz. (496 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN