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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 61

    AN ENGLISH GLASS SCENT BOTTLE WITH GILT-METAL ROCOCO CAGEWORK MOUNTS

    IN THE MANNER OF JAMES COX, SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH GLASS SCENT BOTTLE WITH GILT-METAL ROCOCO CAGEWORK MOUNTS
    IN THE MANNER OF JAMES COX, SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
    The mounts incorporating rococo scrolls, foliage and birds, one side featuring a vase of flowers atop a column with a hound at its base, with thimble form cover, in original fitted shagreen case
    3 5/16 in. (9.1 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Christie's London, 2 February 1971, lot 85.