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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 249

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR VASES

    MARK OF MESSRS. BARNARD, LONDON, 1844

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER SUGAR VASES
    MARK OF MESSRS. BARNARD, LONDON, 1844
    The openwork sides, bases and covers with simulated basket weave design, applied with trailing fruiting vines, the rim decorated with scrolls and grape clusters, the domed covers capped by eagle finials, one with frosted glass liner, the other with blue glass liner; together with a pair of 'berry' spoons
    40 oz. (1241 gr.) (4)


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