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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 167

    A set twelve export fruit knives and forks, 19th century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A set twelve export fruit knives and forks, 19th century
    the handles decorated in blue, green and aubergine enamels with flowerheads and scrolling tendrils surrounded by a ground of scrolling filigree decoration, each with plain oval cartouche with one knife engraved with heraldic devise, the blades with pseudo-hallmarks incorporating the letter P, first half 19th Century, -- 8in. (20.3cm.) long. (12)


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