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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 124

    A MATCHING CONTINENTAL SILVER SUITE COMPRISING A BOWL AND TWO VASES

    THE BOWL BEARING FRENCH CONTROL MARKS, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MATCHING CONTINENTAL SILVER SUITE COMPRISING A BOWL AND TWO VASES
    THE BOWL BEARING FRENCH CONTROL MARKS, CIRCA 1900
    With rococo decoration and pendant flowers tied with ribbons, raised on mask and scroll feet, the bowl additionally chased with baskets of flowers
    The bowl, 6 3/8 in. (16.3 cm.) high; the vases, 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) high
    48.25 oz. (1497 gr.) (3)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, Lord Hesketh Sale, Towcester Hall