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A PAIR OF DUTCH PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND FILIGREE TORAH FINALS, 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

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A PAIR OF DUTCH PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND FILIGREE TORAH FINALS, 18TH CENTURY

A PAIR OF DUTCH PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND FILIGREE TORAH FINALS, 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

Lot sold:

50,000

USD

A PAIR OF DUTCH PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND FILIGREE TORAH FINALS, 18TH CENTURY


of hexagonal four-tier tower form with balustrades mounted with gilt urns at the angles and gilt bells suspended within arches, gilt crown and bud tops, staves engraved with spiraled Hebrew inscription

height 17¾ in.

45.2 cm


Each lacking four bells. Minor losses to filigree.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.


Both finials engraved at base: “[Donated by] Zadok ben Ezekiel Cohen and his wife Sarah bat Isaac Levi, may their Rock and Redeemer keep them, in the year [5]546 [1785-1786].”