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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 73

    A WILLIAM IV SILVER SWING-HANDLED CAKE BASKET

    MARK OF MESSERS. BARNARD, LONDON, 1832

    Price Realised  

    A WILLIAM IV SILVER SWING-HANDLED CAKE BASKET
    MARK OF MESSERS. BARNARD, LONDON, 1832
    Shaped circular on conforming base, bordered with scrolls and bouquets of flowers, the interior decorated in relief with foliage and applied with flowers, the foliate handle centred by a crested cartouce
    13 in. (33 cm.) diameter
    35 oz. (1,085 gr.)


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