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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 122

    A SWEDISH SILVER BEAKER

    MARK OF CARL PERSSON KLINGWALL, VASTERAS, 1772

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SWEDISH SILVER BEAKER
    MARK OF CARL PERSSON KLINGWALL, VASTERAS, 1772
    On shaped circular base, the flared body flat-chased with scrolls and engraved with foliate upper border, engraved L.E.S. 1773 near lip, marked under base, also with museum accession number
    8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) high; 12 oz. (390 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (see lot 176 for further details)


    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUNDS OF CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF ART, PITTSBURGH