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Large Continental Baroque-style Covered Cup

Auction:
2332
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Large Continental Baroque-style Covered Cup, likely Austro-Hungarian, mid 19th century, bearing English import marks for London, 1901, tapering baluster-form body molded with attenuated vertical lobes with rounded ends, lid with finial formed as a taverner, with quatrefoil pierced rim, stem accented with trefoil cut-cardwork, on spreading foot with spherical lobes, ht. 16 in., approx. 34 troy oz.
Estimate $700-900

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London, Baluster, Christian symbols

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