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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 384

    AN AUSTRIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL TEA CUP AND SAUCER MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET

    MARK OF GEORG ADAM SCHEID, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL TEA CUP AND SAUCER MADE FOR THE TURKISH MARKET
    MARK OF GEORG ADAM SCHEID, CIRCA 1900
    Decorated with stylised geometric panels in red, green, white and three shades of blue radiating from the plain silver centre and incorporating cartouches with Arabic calligraphy, small crescent motifs and fleurs-de-lys, the cup similarly decorated with ribbed scroll handle
    the saucer, 4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm.) diameter


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