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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 129

    A PORTUGUESE SILVER SNUFFER STAND AND A PAIR OF SNUFFERS

    LISBON, 1750-1770, MAKER'S MARK LB

    Price Realised  

    A PORTUGUESE SILVER SNUFFER STAND AND A PAIR OF SNUFFERS
    LISBON, 1750-1770, MAKER'S MARK LB
    The stand hourglass shaped and on four panel feet, with ribbon and flower tied reeded border and overhead scroll handle, with supports for the pair of scissor-action snuffers cast with a birds mask, marked underneath stand and on snuffers
    the stand 8¼ in. (21 cm.) wide
    15 oz. (455 gr.) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PORTUGUESE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 125-140)