British & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu
7 Dec 2011, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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lots

A silver three-light candelabrum, London 1923,

A George I silver taperstick, by Joseph Bird, London 1714,

A mid 18th century silver-gilt and mother of pearl snuff box, with later Dutch import mark,

An 18th century Danish silver hovedvansoeg, probably by Johan Aldon, Hjorring, circa 1780,

A German silver articulated fish, by Neresheimer, with import marks for Berthold Muller, Chester 1903,

A pair of late 19th/early 20th century German silver table ornaments,

A Chinese export silver card case, by Wang Hing, also stamped '90' with character mark,

A 19th century Chinese export silver snuff box, with pseudo English hallmarks, duty mark, lion passant, crowned leopards head and date letter 'P',

A pair of Chinese export swing-handle baskets, by Wang Hing, stamped '90' and a character mark, (2)

A cased Indian white metal casket, stamped 'SILVER' to the underside,

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