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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 83

    A Southern Netherlands silver-mounted decanter and stopper and a pressed glass 'turtle' spirit flask

    17TH CENTURY AND 1820-1850, THE DECANTER ATTRIBUTED TO LIEGE

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    A Southern Netherlands silver-mounted decanter and stopper and a pressed glass 'turtle' spirit flask
    17TH CENTURY AND 1820-1850, THE DECANTER ATTRIBUTED TO LIEGE
    Of dark blue tint, the decanter with ribbed globular body and elongated neck, the neck mounted and connected with a chain to the mounted armorial cork stopper, 25.5 cm. high and a spirit flask naturalistically modelled as a turtle, 17 cm. wide (2)


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