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A PAIR OF MOROCCAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1930

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 USD

The Serque Collection

A PAIR OF MOROCCAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1930

A PAIR OF MOROCCAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1930

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

6,875

USD

A PAIR OF MOROCCAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1930


with baluster bodies, with pierced girdles applied with birds as terminals for bells, all topped by openwork crowns with blue cold enamel and spring-loaded bells

marked in several places with ram's head control mark

height 13½ in.

34.4 cm

Some loss to enamel. One bird terminal pushed in. Some ribs of crown reinforced. Some bells with dents.


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.


Furman Collection, JAF no. 62, Treasures of Jewish Art, pp. 46-47