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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 461

    A PORTUGUESE SILVER PART DINNER-SERVICE

    PORTO, POST 1938, RETAILED BY REIS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PORTUGUESE SILVER PART DINNER-SERVICE
    PORTO, POST 1938, RETAILED BY REIS
    Each piece with rocaille and vacant cartouche on a matted ground, comprising: thirteen dinner-plates, ten side-plates, ten finger-bowls, two entrée-dishes and covers, a second-course dish, six oval meat-dishes, one with detachable drainer and a sauceboat
    993 oz. 18 dwt. (30,913 gr.)


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    Please note the images for lot 461 and lot 483 have been transposed in the printed catalogue. Please refer to the images online.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED SWISS COLLECTION (LOTS 82-107, 301-317 & 461-493)