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    Sale 5373

    Christie's Interiors

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 430

    A PORTUGUESE SILVER TOOTHPICK HOLDER

    MARK OF ANTÓNIO FIRMO DA COSTA, LISBON, CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PORTUGUESE SILVER TOOTHPICK HOLDER
    MARK OF ANTÓNIO FIRMO DA COSTA, LISBON, CIRCA 1810
    In the form of Cupid perched upon a faceted pedestal with floral-chased band upon a square base raised on four claw feet
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high
    5.5 oz. (171 gr.)


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