• Important Silver and Objects o auction at Christies

    Sale 2209

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

    22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 18

    A SWISS GOLD AND TURQUOISE-SET VINAIGRETTE

    CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SWISS GOLD AND TURQUOISE-SET VINAIGRETTE
    CIRCA 1810
    Rectangular, with engine turning, the cover with scrolls centering a turquoise flowerhead, the interior cover painted with a scene of Lake Geneva, with grille, apparently unmarked
    1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    The Englefield Collection of Vinaigrettes, sold Christie's London, 22 May lot 291


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE INVENTORY OF MARKS ANTIQUES