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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 467

    A GROUP OF SIX FRENCH PROVINCIAL SILVER BEAKERS

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, MOSTLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF SIX FRENCH PROVINCIAL SILVER BEAKERS
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, MOSTLY 18TH CENTURY
    Comprising: one by Pierre Auger, Sens, circa 1755; one by Jean-Baptiste Baubé, Tours, 1775; one by Jean-Joachim Jouette, Sainte Menehoulde, circa 1775/81; one by AN over A, Reims, 1779; one mark of V over AP with a bird above and a crowned "C", untraced, circa 1780; and a 19th century example 1809/19; all but two variously engraved with names or initials
    from 2 1/8 in. (5.3 cm.) to 2½ in. (6.4 cm.) high
    13 oz. (403 gr.) (6)


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