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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 66

    A RARE LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY SOUTH AFRICAN SILVER COVERED SUGAR BOWL,

    MARK OF JOHAN HENDRIK VOS, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, CIRCA 1800,

    Price Realised  

    A RARE LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY SOUTH AFRICAN SILVER COVERED SUGAR BOWL,
    MARK OF JOHAN HENDRIK VOS, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, CIRCA 1800,
    Vase-shaped with bead borders, on square pedestal foot, scroll side handles & domed cover, the gilt ovoid finial with six curved silver palm leaves radiating out from the centre, maker's mark only under base, 6¾ in. high (17 cm.), 14 oz.


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