• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 399

    TWO ENGLISH IVORY, EBONY AND POCKWOOD BEAKERS

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO ENGLISH IVORY, EBONY AND POCKWOOD BEAKERS
    19TH CENTURY
    Each with beeded rim above fluted and waisted body
    9 cm. and 14 cm. high
    And a pair of ivory egg cups, probably English, late 19th Century, 7 cm. high (4)


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