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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 84

    A Potsdam ruby silver-gilt-mounted flagon and stopper

    CIRCA 1690

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Potsdam ruby silver-gilt-mounted flagon and stopper
    CIRCA 1690
    With ribbed flattened ovoid body, the base with a terraced mount embossed with foliate motifs, the neck with a mounted upper part, with cork fan stopper
    26.8 cm. high (2)


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    A related example in R. von Strasser, Licht und Farbe, Wien, 2002, p. 418 ill. 256.

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