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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 331

    A MATCHED PAIR OF SWISS SILVER CANDLESTICKS

    ONE WITH MARK OF PIERRE DE MOLIERE, LAUSANNE, THE OTHER WITH INDISTINCT LAUSANNE MARKS, CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF SWISS SILVER CANDLESTICKS
    ONE WITH MARK OF PIERRE DE MOLIERE, LAUSANNE, THE OTHER WITH INDISTINCT LAUSANNE MARKS, CIRCA 1780
    The slender part-fluted nozzles descending to a knop and a part-fluted lobed trumpet base, the bases engraved with inscription L de S, the underside of one candlestick engraved with initials DR
    8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) high
    19.75 oz. (613 gr.)


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