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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 237

    A LARGE FRENCH SILVER COFFEE POT

    MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE-SIMON LEFRANC, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1798/1809

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    A LARGE FRENCH SILVER COFFEE POT
    MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE-SIMON LEFRANC, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1798/1809
    Of baluster form, the border with anthemion motifs on linear ground, on three cartouche and hoof supports, detachable turned baluster wood handle affixed at right angle to fluted spout
    11¼ in. (28.6 cm.) high
    weight without handle 37.5 oz. (1164 gr.)


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