Lot n° 13
600 - 800
* Souvenir of the inauguration of the sorting... - Lot 13 - Tessier & Sarrou et Associés
* Souvenir of the inauguration of the sorting center of the Order of Malta in Versailles (1984) and of the peace palace (1907)
Hammer and trowel used for the inauguration of the two monuments.
In silver and vermeil. Handles in turned ivory.
- Hammer with spiked back, decorated with grimacing masks and neo-gothic friezes.
Missing the ferrule. Height : 19 cm. Gross weight : 138,00 gr.
- Silver and vermeil trowel, engraved on one side with foliage and leafy rosette with the inscription "PALAIS DE LA PAIX 30 JUILLET 1907." Ferrule with polychrome enamel decoration.
Title and silversmith's hallmarks CB of C.J. BEGEER in Utrecht.
In its quadrangular case covered with gray skin with morocco label marked in gold "THE YEAR 1984 in November 17 FRA MOJANA di COLOGNA Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta laid the first stone of the medicament center of the Order in Versailles in the presence of André Damien Mayor of Versailles."
Covered in ivory skin with shaped slots.
30 x 27 cm. Gross weight : 228,86 gr.
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