• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5915

    Christie's Interiors

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 384

    AN ARTS AND CRAFTS SILVER-MOUNTED MAPLEWOOD MAZER BOWL

    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1922

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    AN ARTS AND CRAFTS SILVER-MOUNTED MAPLEWOOD MAZER BOWL
    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1922
    The pinned-on silver mount engraved at rim with Latin inscription Animus Laetus Bene Afficit Vultum above a pierced band of fleur-de-lys with pendant roses below, the foot-rim applied with rope-twist band and inscribed I WAS WROUGHT FOR GEOFFREY STEPHENSON IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD MCMXXII, the inside of the bowl applied with foliate straps terminating in roses
    3 5/8 in. (9.4 cm.) high; 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) diameter


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