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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 312

    A SWISS SILVER TEAPOT

    MARK OF GEORGE ADAM REHFUSS & CO., BERN, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SWISS SILVER TEAPOT
    MARK OF GEORGE ADAM REHFUSS & CO., BERN, CIRCA 1820
    Chased with a fruiting vine frieze, on oval pedestal foot, with swan finial and eagle's head terminal to spout;
    Together with a small 18th century French provincial silver hot milk jug, maker's mark only struck twice to base, probably N*L over F, and small control mark to rim of cover, detachable carved baluster ivory handle set at right angle to laurel swag-embellished fluted spout, raised on three hoof feet
    gross weight 20 oz. (621 gr.) (2)


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