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An Italian silver book binding, maker's mark GR probably for Giulio Ruberti, Forli, circa 1770
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
20
An Italian silver book binding, maker's mark GR probably for Giulio Ruberti, Forli, circa 1770
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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An Italian silver book binding, maker's mark GR probably for Giulio Ruberti, Forli, circa 1770
boldly chased with baroque ornament enclosing chased coats of arms, conforming silver clasps
marked with maker and city marks on front and back; fitted with Mahzor mi-Kol ha-Shannah, an Italian rite prayerbook, Venice 1750
height 7 1/8 in.
18cm
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Provenance

The arms are possibly those of the Foa family (two lions flanking either side of a palm tree) and either the Modigliani or the Galico family (a rooster).

Sotheby's, Tel Aviv, A Collection from the Sassoon Family Estate, 25 & 27 October 2001, lot 9

Important Judaica

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New York