Lot 24
  • 24

AN ENGLISH SILVER CREAMER, LONDON, 1804 |

Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 USD
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Description

  • marked on front, maker's mark not clear
  • height 4 in.
  • 10.2 cm
with Hebrew inscription recording wedding gift, bombé oval with reeded rim and harp-shaped handle, engraved with crossed foliage sprays above two children representing Gemini

Catalogue Note

The inscription reads: "A gift to Sarah Keila on her wedding day in the year, 'at the same season next year and Sarah shall have a son' [Genesis 18:14][1805] from her relative Azriel Levi." and below, "In this month" followed by the image of Gemini = Sivan.
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