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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 150

    A SWISS SILVER-GILT BEAKER

    BERN, EARLY 18TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK POORLY STRUCK

    Price Realised  

    A SWISS SILVER-GILT BEAKER
    BERN, EARLY 18TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK POORLY STRUCK
    Tapering cylindrical and with a snakeskin finish, the plain rim incised with lines, engraved underneath with initials, marked underneath
    3 in. (7.6 cm.) high
    4 oz. (136 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's Geneva, 13 May 1986, lot 27