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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 148

    A plique à jour enamel beaker

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A plique à jour enamel beaker
    late 19th century
    Of tapering form on circular spreading foot, the base and lower border of stylized flowers, the sides with three panels of flowers in pellet borders, alternating with scenes of a man and two birds, with geometric design around the rim, apparently unmarked
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    His Excellency Christian, Count of Resenborg.
    Then by descent.