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    Sale 7550

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    9 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 182

    A GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE VINAIGRETTE

    BRITISH, CIRCA 1830/1840

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE VINAIGRETTE
    BRITISH, CIRCA 1830/1840
    octagonal, the cover and base set with slightly domed, step-faceted citrines, with reeded gold mounts, the grille centred by a rosette with scrolling foliage and Vitruvian scroll borders
    1 3/8 in. (30 mm.) wide


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