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    Sale 7806

    Lord St. Helens and Sir William FitzHerbert The Collections of a Diplomat and a Courtier

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 610

    AN INDIAN SILVER TEA-CANISTER

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN INDIAN SILVER TEA-CANISTER
    19TH CENTURY
    Octagonal, the body engraved with animals within cartouches surrounded by further engraved flowers, scrolls and geometric designs, the hinged cover engraved with two elephants at play, the base engraved with a butterfly, engraved inside the cover with an inscription
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high
    13 oz. (408 gr.)


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