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Five Desk Seals, mid to late 19th century
Estimate
5,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
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96
Five Desk Seals, mid to late 19th century
Estimate
5,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Five Desk Seals, mid to late 19th century
comprising: a gilt-bronze seal decorated with adoressed winged cherub heads, later malachite finial, a silver-gilt seal in the form of an eagle on a base chased with flowers and set with cabochon stones and with large chalcedony matrix, a silver-gilt seal in the form of an eagle's leg below a blue glass ball, a malachite urn form seal with metal armorial matrix, and a large faceted carnelian seal with later openwork silver mounts set with colored stones
height of largest 4 3/4 in.
12cm
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Provenance

Sotheby's, Zurich, 13 November 1979, lots 242, 245 part

Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu

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