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A French silver presentation inkstand, probably Tetard, Paris, circa 1875
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT
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A French silver presentation inkstand, probably Tetard, Paris, circa 1875
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver and Works of Art

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A French silver presentation inkstand, probably Tetard, Paris, circa 1875
shaped oval base on openwork feet, centered by a muse with slate with presentation inscription, flanked by two square compartments for sand and ink (liner missing to latter) with finials formed as Mercury and Victory, backed by an openwork panel with espagnolettes supporting a bell topped by a half-draped female with a torch
maker's mark center of base, partly effaced; marked throughout for export
length 19 1/2 in.
49.5cm
69oz
2152g
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Catalogue Note

The inscription translated from Spanish reads: "From Havana to the Author of  'Desde Comillas' Your Uncle S.S."

19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver and Works of Art

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New York