Lot 276. A NIELLO SILVER-GILT CHALICE

Sold:£ 11 250
Auction date:21.07.2020   17:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 276 | A NIELLO SILVER-GILT CHALICE
Of baluster form, nielloed overall with scrolling foliage, one side decorated with a nielloed view of the Kremlin, the other with the coat of arms of Egg, Zürich, also with the Swiss cross underneath, on a tapering foot, engraved in German '[On the occasion] of the shooting competition in Chur 1842 from the Swiss people of Moscow', marked under base and on upper rim; in the original fitted wooden case
91/2 in. (24 cm.) high
35.5 oz. (1,104 gr.) gross

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CHRISTIE'S
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8 King Street, St. James's
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
Preview01.07.2020 - 21.07.2020
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