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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN IVORY-HANDLED SILVER FISH SERVERS,

    MARK OF EDWARD GILBERT, LONDON, 1883,

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN IVORY-HANDLED SILVER FISH SERVERS,
    MARK OF EDWARD GILBERT, LONDON, 1883,
    The tapering handles carved with pendent foliage & demi-flower heads, engraved with Egyptian lotus motifs & bands of zig-zag & lozenge decoration, the scimitar blade depicting a bedouin Arab watering his camel, palm trees behind, tip of blade engraved with a feathered wing, ALSO a Victorian silver sandwich server with Japanese carved bone figural handle & sprung blade, mark of Atkin Brothers, Sheffield, 1884. (3)


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