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Spring Fine Art Sale (Part II)(#178LSB) 23/03/2019 10:00 AM GMT Closed

Lot 586 of 325: A Turned Ivory Pedestal Cup and Cover, South Germany, 2nd half 17th century, of lobed ovoid form on a similar stem, the cover and foot with central dome flanked by eight hemispherical lobes, 39cm high See illustration Provenance: A gift to the vendor's father from his uncle, and thence by descent The lathe had been used since ancient times for producing simple turned, decorative pieces and sections for furniture and other items. However, innovations to lathe technology in the 16th century al

Sold For:£32,000
Estimate: £5,000 - £10,000

Spring Fine Art Sale (Part II)(#178LSB)  23/03/2019 10:00 AM GMT  Closed