31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 1,800 - GBP 2,500
A MEISSEN THIMBLE
CIRCA 1745, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO INTERIOR
Of small size, painted with two billing doves on a divided branch and the inscription <->SOUVENIR D'AMITIE, below a rouletted dome and above a lobed gilt-line rim
¾ in. (2 cm.) high
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