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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 348

    A LARGE CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER BOAT-SHAPED JARDINIERE

    PROBABLY ITALIAN, BEARING ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR LONDON ASSAY OFFICE, LONDON, 1994

    Price Realised  

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    A LARGE CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER BOAT-SHAPED JARDINIERE
    PROBABLY ITALIAN, BEARING ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR LONDON ASSAY OFFICE, LONDON, 1994
    The sides chased in relief with fruiting vines amidst foliage, the sides and handles applied with leafy branches, on conforming oval pedestal foot beneath a circlet of leaves supporting the body, gilt interior
    10 in. (25.5 cm.) high; 31 in. (78.8 cm.) wide
    134 oz. (4,154 gr.)


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