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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 415

    A PARCEL-GILT METALWARE CAKE DISH AND COVER

    STAMPED '800', PROBABLY ITALIAN, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PARCEL-GILT METALWARE CAKE DISH AND COVER
    STAMPED '800', PROBABLY ITALIAN, 20TH CENTURY
    The border of the dish pierced with stiff leafage and applied with a foliate rim, the cover pierced with columns separating panels of scrolling foliage surrounding urns and stylised dolphins, the finial formed as two anemone
    13,1/4 in. (33.6 cm.) diameter


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