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    Sale 2250

    The Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Greenfield Collection of Porcelain, Russian Enamels and 19th Century Decorative Art

    20 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 193

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL MINIATURE BARREL-ON-STAND

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL MINIATURE BARREL-ON-STAND
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Surmounted by a bearded drunkard, the barrel painted with a Bacchanalia and a Drunken Silenus, supported by a pair of acrobat figures, on a shaped base decorated with scrolling foliage, with indistinguishable maker's mark and Austrian control marks
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) high


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