Description

    A SIX PIECE CONTINENTAL SILVER DESK SET
    Probably Spain, 19th century
    Marks: (M-crowned), GON, (eagle)
    14-1/8 inches wide (35.9 cm) (tray)
    73.4 ounces

    The desk set comprising quatrefoil tray on scrolled feet fitted to accommodate the four pyriform spiral fluted jars with removable lids and flame-form finial, two with reticulated interior cover, bell with segmented handle.


    Condition Report*:

    Scratches throughout appropriate to age, solder evident along edge of foot, one jar does not sit flush to surface plane and some lids fit better than others, general wear, nicks and surface scratches commensurate with age, some pieces with more surface wear than others.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    5th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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