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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    TWO MODERN SILVER SOUP LADLES

    IN THE ARTS AND CRAFTS STYLE, MARK OF MAB, LONDON, 1983 AND 1989

    Price Realised  

    TWO MODERN SILVER SOUP LADLES
    IN THE ARTS AND CRAFTS STYLE, MARK OF MAB, LONDON, 1983 AND 1989
    With spot-hammered surfaces, the backs of the bowls with pronounced rat-tails, the larger ladle with silver-gilt band around the stem which terminates in a cabochon-set hardstone between two silver-gilt beads, the lower stem of the smaller ladle applied with a spiral-twist band
    the largest, 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.) long
    Gross weight 7.5 oz. (233 gr.) (2)


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