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A jewelled silver, hardstone and enamel vase, Vienna, circa 1885
Estimate
4,0006,000
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533
A jewelled silver, hardstone and enamel vase, Vienna, circa 1885
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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A jewelled silver, hardstone and enamel vase, Vienna, circa 1885
the darkly banded hardstone body mounted in jewelled silver, the collar with a Greek key pattern in white enamel below silver-mounted emeralds, applied at the shoulders with cast silver representing the two Austrian princesses who reigned over France, Marie Antoinette and Marie Louise, the detachable cover formed as a coronet and decorated with dark blue and red enamel and garnet-set fleurs-de-lis, ribbons and seed pearls, apparently unmarked
Quantity: 2
24cm., 9 1/2 in. high, in fitted leather case
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Provenance

Sotheby's London, 4 July 1989, lot 383

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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London