14 November 2002
A SILVER REPOUSSÉE FIGURE OF AN ANGEL
Spanish, late 17th or early 18th century
On a parcel-gilt polychrome carved wood base.
Damages to the base; formerly holding an attribute in the left hand, now lacking.
21 in. (53.5 cm.) high
27 in. (68.5 cm.) high, overall
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