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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 140

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER AND GLASS DESSERT STANDS

    MARK OF JOHN SAMUEL HUNT, LONDON, 1864

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER AND GLASS DESSERT STANDS
    MARK OF JOHN SAMUEL HUNT, LONDON, 1864
    Each circular base textured as earth and rock and set on three shell and scroll feet, with vine-form stem and openwork grape vine support for frosted cut-glass bowl, engraved on base with coat-of-arms and crest, marked on bases
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high; 60 oz. (1,881 gr.) (2)


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