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    Sale 7731

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

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    A GERMAN SILVER POMANDER

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1600

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER POMANDER
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1600
    Globular and engraved with figures within foliage, opening to reveal six segments, each with sliding cover engraved with the name of a herb or flower: Cannell; Rosen; Negelken; Rosmarien; Muscat and Schlag
    2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm.) high
    2 oz. (59 gr.)


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