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    Sale 5907

    Christie's Interiors

    2 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 809

    HORSE RACING INTEREST: A FRENCH SILVER AND NIELLO VESTA CASE IN THE FORM OF A HORSE-SHOE

    MAKER'S MARK PROBABLY LC WITH DEVICE BETWEEN, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    HORSE RACING INTEREST: A FRENCH SILVER AND NIELLO VESTA CASE IN THE FORM OF A HORSE-SHOE
    MAKER'S MARK PROBABLY LC WITH DEVICE BETWEEN, CIRCA 1880
    The hinged central compartment with gilt interior, cover depicting a mounted jockey, the top with additional hinged cover concealing striking plate and slow match, top and sides decorated with diaperwork
    2¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high; 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm.) wide


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