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    A Yossi Swed Partial Gilt Silver Galleon-Form Seder Set and Display Case, 20th century
    Marks: (S over D monogram), (D butterfly S), ISRAEL, A/P
    10-1/2 h x 9-3/4 w x 3-1/2 d inches (26.7 x 24.8 x 8.9 cm) (galleon)
    14-1/4 h x 12-1/2 w x 6-1/2 d inches (36.2 x 31.8 x 16.5 cm) (case)
    133.8 troy ounces (galleon)

    The A/P mark indicates the present lot was created as the artist's proof. This is a Havdalah Set disguised as an elegant galleon. The ship's hull opens to reveal its secrets. The galleon is marked A/P - Artist's Proof. The ship rests on a mirrored base with a glass cover. The Havdalah implements included are:
    Six plates, two candle holders and a goblet hidden inside the ship's hull;
    Spice box disguised as the deckhouse;
    Oil lamp disguised as the prow;
    Havdalah lamps disguised as the focsle;
    Dreidel disguised as the helmsman's wheel;
    Candle holder disguised as the crow's nest;
    Ring disguised as the binnacle.


    Condition Report*: In apparently good condition with wear commensurate with age and use. The mirror base inside the case is chipped on the corner, but concealed by the glass box cover.
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    April, 2018
    25th Wednesday
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