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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 581

    COUPE COUVERTE EN AGATE, VERMEIL ET EMAIL

    FRANCE, XVIIEME SIECLE

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    COUPE COUVERTE EN AGATE, VERMEIL ET EMAIL
    FRANCE, XVIIEME SIECLE
    Le couvercle orné d'une prise représentant Cupidon, la panse fuselée, pourvue d'une anse en forme de volutes; reposant par un fût balustre sur une base ovale évasée à décor de motifs floraux; petits manques
    Hauteur: 12.2 cm. (4¾ in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    AN ENAMEL-MOUNTED AGATE CUP AND COVER
    FRENCH, 17TH CENTURY
    The lid surmounted by a silver-gilt and enamelled figure of Cupid, the tapering body with an elaborate scrolling handle, inverted baluster stem and spreading oval foot decorated with intertwined enamel flowers; minor losses