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    Sale 5898

    Christie's Interiors

    6 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 259

    A PAIR OF VIENNA-STYLE CLARET-GROUND VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VIENNA-STYLE CLARET-GROUND VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE BEEHIVE MARKS
    EACH PAINTED WITH CHERUBS AT VARIOUS RECREATIONAL PURSUITS, ON A GILT GROUND, RAISED ON A SQUARE PEDESTAL BASE, WITH GILT FOLIATE SCROLLS AND 'JEWELLING'
    11¼ IN. (28.6 CM.) HIGH OVERALL (2)


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