• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5977

    Christie's Interiors

    20 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    AN ITALIAN SILVER-GILT CHALICE

    MARK OF RV (INCUSE), RAVENNA, LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN SILVER-GILT CHALICE
    MARK OF RV (INCUSE), RAVENNA, LATE 17TH CENTURY
    CHASED WITH PENDENT BUNCHES OF FRUIT, LEAFAGE AND SCROLLS AND FURTHER DECORATED IN RELIEF WITH ANGEL HEADS, THE BASE FITTED UNDERNEATH WITH LATER PLATE WITH MARK OF GB IN CUT-CORNERED RECTANGLE AND INSCRIBED COMPRATO DA FILIPPO MARIANI L'ANNO MDCCLXXXXVII - PESO DEL CALICE, E SUA PATTENA S 24, TOGETHER WITH AN UNMARKED SILVER-GILT PATEN
    9¾ IN. (25 CM.) HIGH
    22 OZ. (682 GR.) (2)


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