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Lot 21: A novelty silver plated walrus decanter 35cm longPlatinum House
November 27, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
A novelty silver plated walrus decanter
the hinged head naturalistically formed with glass eyes and ivory tusks, the moulded glass body with simple mounts and handle and tail to terminal
body in very good condition with only light surface marks
the mounts dull color and indeed of polishing,
hinged cover fits well
tusks and eyes in good condition
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