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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 319

    TWO GERMAN SILVER-BOUND PSALTERS

    THE PSALTERS DATED 1791 AND 1792 THE SILVER MOUNTS EACH BEARING SPURIOUS AUGSBURG MARKS

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    TWO GERMAN SILVER-BOUND PSALTERS
    THE PSALTERS DATED 1791 AND 1792 THE SILVER MOUNTS EACH BEARING SPURIOUS AUGSBURG MARKS
    The first binding with scenes of the Baptism and the Risen Christ, within open-work foliage scroll borders with allegorical symbols, the second chased with a scene of the Birth of Christ, in the stable and the Risen Christ within winged cherubim, flower and foliage borders
    7½ in. (19 cm.) wide (2)


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