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    Sale 2132

    Important American Silver

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 84

    A PAIR OF SILVER ENTREE DISHES ON STANDS

    MARK OF BALL, BLACK AND CO., NEW YORK, 1851-1876

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SILVER ENTREE DISHES ON STANDS
    MARK OF BALL, BLACK AND CO., NEW YORK, 1851-1876
    Each dish oval, set on frame with four hoof-form feet with ram's-head joins draped with garlands, the dish with beaded and Greek key border, the partly domed cover with beaded upper border with palmette drops, and engraved foliate border at shoulder, centering a vacant cartouche on one side, a coat-of-arms and motto on the other side, with greyhound and labrador finial, each marked under base of dish
    11½ in. long; 171 oz. 10 dwt. (2)


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