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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1716

    A Swiss silver and enamel singing bird box

    FRERES ROCHAT, CIRCA 1895

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Swiss silver and enamel singing bird box
    FRERES ROCHAT, CIRCA 1895
    Rectangular, the sides chased in relief with floral and foliate swags, the top engraved with floral and foliate drapery swags on a blue enamel ground, each side of the cover enamelled with lakeland scenes, with rear compartment -- 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) wide, with key, cased


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