Lot 126. A SILVER-MOUNTED CUT-GLASS FISH-FORM CLARET JUG, A GEM-SET SILVER FISH-FORM SALT, AND A SILVER MODEL OF A COCKEREL

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Auction date:21.07.2020   17:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 126 | A SILVER-MOUNTED CUT-GLASS FISH-FORM CLARET JUG, A GEM-SET SILVER FISH-FORM SALT, AND A SILVER MODEL OF A COCKEREL
The claret jug, shaped as a fish, on a spreading foot, the hinged cover to the spout realistically cast and chased as a fish tail, the glass body and handle cut as a stylised fish with geometric motifs and patterns, marked on silver mount; the salt, realistically cast and chased as a fish, with cabochon gem-set eyes, interior gilt, marked on fin; the cockerel, realistically cast and chased, on a kalgan jasper base, marked on silver base and tail
The claret jug, 85/8 in. (22 cm.) long, and smaller

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