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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 476

    AN ITALIAN SILVER SNUFFER-STAND

    GENOA, 1766

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN SILVER SNUFFER-STAND
    GENOA, 1766
    Shaped oblong on four scroll feet, with reeded and shell chased border and foliate scroll handle
    7 1/2 in. (19 cm.) wide
    5 oz. 4 dwt. (162 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED SWISS COLLECTION (LOTS 82-107, 301-317 & 461-493)