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A PAIR OF SILVER TEFFILIN BOXES, PROBABLY POLISH, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

A PAIR OF SILVER TEFFILIN BOXES, PROBABLY POLISH, 19TH CENTURY

A PAIR OF SILVER TEFFILIN BOXES, PROBABLY POLISH, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

A PAIR OF SILVER TEFFILIN BOXES, PROBABLY POLISH, 19TH CENTURY


engraved with flowering plants spreading from urns, the tops with Hebrew inscriptions for head and arm, the base rim with chevron pattern

unmarked

lengths 3¾ in.

9.4 cm

Good condition, and charming engraving.


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.

Skinner's, Boston, December 6, 1995, lot 179