364
364
A matched pair of 18th century style Italian silver wine coolers, probably Milan, 1944-68
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
364
A matched pair of 18th century style Italian silver wine coolers, probably Milan, 1944-68
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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A matched pair of 18th century style Italian silver wine coolers, probably Milan, 1944-68
the design after a pair of 18th century Genoese examples; inverted baluster bodies applied with fruiting vine swags and garlands, the handles cast as stylised climbing poodles, leaf and ribbon embellished reeded rims, each on a gadrooned spreading circular foot, one stamped 'STERLING', the other '900'
29cm., 11 1/2in. high
4596.5gr., 147oz. 16dwt.
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Catalogue Note

The comparable pair to these are marked for Genoa, 1777 and are now held in the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London (LOAN:GILBERT.745-2008). Before this they were sold Sotheby's, New York, 13 December 1984, lot 22 where they were purchased by S.J. Phillips Ltd.

 

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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London