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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 82

    AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY GERMAN SILVER PARROT,

    HANAU, CIRCA 1905, WITH ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR CHESTER, 1906,

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY GERMAN SILVER PARROT,
    HANAU, CIRCA 1905, WITH ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR CHESTER, 1906,
    With hinged wings & pull-off head, on black-mottled, grey-green hardstone cylindrical pedestal applied with cut-out floral swags, stiff leaf border to foot rim, inscribed around foot "J.M.C. Nov.15. 1888 to 1913", 11 in. high (28 cm.).


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