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    Sale 5344

    Christie's Interiors

    15 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 212

    A GROUP OF THREE GERMAN SILVER HISTORISMUS ITEMS,

    HANAU, CIRCA 1900,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF THREE GERMAN SILVER HISTORISMUS ITEMS,
    HANAU, CIRCA 1900,
    Comprising a nef chased with putti & sea creatures, the ten crewmen in 19th century naval uniform, 11½ in. high (29.5 cm.), 9¼ in. wide (23.5cm.), a small wager cup in 17th century style in form of a woman with floral-chased skirt, 6 in. high (15.2 cm.), & a lobed dish on foot in 17th century style, with engraved panels of eagle, monkeys & farmyard animals, the raised centre with domed capstan, it's cover lifting to reveal a small putto with garland in each hand, 4½ in. high (11.2 cm.), 33.75 oz. (3)


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