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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 77

    A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER-GILT MOUNTED CUT-GLASS JUGS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK AL, BIRD BETWEEN

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER-GILT MOUNTED CUT-GLASS JUGS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK AL, BIRD BETWEEN
    Tapering cylindrical, the glass cut with diamonds and engraved with vines and with gilt-heightened initials below a coronet, the mounts chased with foliage, one with an internal cover with ring handle, marked near handle, on foot-mount and inside cover
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high (2)


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