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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    A SMALL LOUIS XVI SILVER COFFEE POT

    MARK PROBABLY OF JEAN-LOUIS GIRAULD, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1789

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A SMALL LOUIS XVI SILVER COFFEE POT
    MARK PROBABLY OF JEAN-LOUIS GIRAULD, PARIS, FIRST STANDARD, 1789
    Baluster form on three cartouche and hoof feet, engraved with monogram CA to side; together with a very similar hot milk jug, by Nicolas-Chrysostome Caret, Paris, First Standard, 1798/1809; and a vase-shaped hot milk jug on three leaf and hoof feet, maker's mark possibly of Louis-Joseph Bouty (indistinct), Paris, First Standard, 1798/1809
    weight without handles, 33.5 oz. (1040 gr.) (3)


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