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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    AN ITALIAN SILVER INKSTAND

    VENICE, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    AN ITALIAN SILVER INKSTAND
    VENICE, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The oval stand set on four claw and ball feet, with three cylindrical pots, each cover with bud finial, one with fitted interior rim, one with silver collar, one with cover pierced for pounce, each piece engraved with monogram GM on base, each marked under base; together with a Continental silver bell, marked on handle
    11¼ in. (28.6 cm.) long; 33 oz. (1,026 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell