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    Sale 2132

    Important American Silver

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1

    AN ENAMEL AND SILVER ARMORIAL PLAQUE FOR PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1907-1947

    Price Realised  

    AN ENAMEL AND SILVER ARMORIAL PLAQUE FOR PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1907-1947
    The silver and enamel plaque depicting a coat-of-arms and motto DEI SUB NUMINE VIGET, mounted on a rectangular wooden frame, marked on plaque
    21¾ in. high


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    These are the arms and motto of Princeton University.

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