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    Sale 5353

    Christie's Interiors

    29 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 387

    A NINE-PIECE PARCEL-GILT SILVER DESSERT SET

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS

    Price Realised  

    A NINE-PIECE PARCEL-GILT SILVER DESSERT SET
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS
    Comprising: a pair of 'berry' spoons, together with six teaspoons and a sifter spoon en suite, all with chased decoration to stems and embossed fruit to bowls, each piece engraved with a crest of a demi-lion rampant, in fitted case; together with a set of six Russian parcel-gilt and niello lemon-tea spoons with spiral twist stems, the bowls with Muscovite architectural veiws, in modern fitted box; and a set of six teaspoons, a pair of tongs, a sifter spoon, a jam spoon and a butter knife, all with pierced terminals, in fitted case, by James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield, 1908-12
    18.5 oz. (574 gr.) (25)


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