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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1622

    A gold-mounted rock crystal vinaigrette

    UNMARKED, PROBABLY ENGLISH, CIRCA 1800

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    A gold-mounted rock crystal vinaigrette
    UNMARKED, PROBABLY ENGLISH, CIRCA 1800
    Rounded rectangular, the base and cover set with faceted rock crystal, the side mount with applied foliate and berry frieze, the grille pierced and engraved with a lattice-work effect -- 1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) wide


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