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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 510

    A PORTUGESE SIX-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE

    MARK OF IBI (UNTRACED), OPORTO, PROBABLY SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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    A PORTUGESE SIX-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
    MARK OF IBI (UNTRACED), OPORTO, PROBABLY SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    With shell and gadroon borders, foliate and floral chased sides and lion finials, on pedestal bases, the covered sugar bowl pierced around the neck with a band of alternate quatrefoil and cruciform motifs, ivory insulators to handles
    204.5 oz. (6346 gr.) (6)


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