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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 314

    A JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956) SILVER BOX AND COVER MADE BY THE WIENER WERKSTATTE

    CIRCA 1925, MARK OF JOSEF HOFFMANN, ROSE MARK, WW MARKS, AUSTRIAN POINCON, 900

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    A JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956) SILVER BOX AND COVER MADE BY THE WIENER WERKSTATTE
    CIRCA 1925, MARK OF JOSEF HOFFMANN, ROSE MARK, WW MARKS, AUSTRIAN POINCON, 900
    Hammered, fluted silver in the form of a fruit, with gilt interior and carved ebony bud-like finial
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) high; 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) wide


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