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A parcel-gilt bronze and copper Patera à la Minerve cup, Christofle, Paris, circa 1880
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2,5003,500
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264
A parcel-gilt bronze and copper Patera à la Minerve cup, Christofle, Paris, circa 1880
Estimate
2,5003,500
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A parcel-gilt bronze and copper Patera à la Minerve cup, Christofle, Paris, circa 1880
after Hildsheim treasure, two-handled, the border engraved with a frieze of palms and flowers, the center embossed with Minerva sitting on a rock, holding a plough and a shield, engraved under the foot: TRESOR D'HILDESHEIM FAC SIMILE GALVANIQUE CHRISTOFLE & Cie
Larg. 32 cm ; 12 1/2 in. width
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Catalogue Note

For a similar cup, see Sotheby's New York, 22 October 2008, n° 73

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