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Sale IN206 Lot 20

Italian Sterling Silver Gilt and Enamel Bottle Opener

third quarter 20th century, retailed by Maison Puiforcat, Paris, manufactured by Renato Salimbeni, Florence, the cylindrical handle with silver gilt ferrule and ring finial, the shaft decorated with dark blue guilloche enamel, with stainless steel opener fitting.

l. 5-1/4"

Estimate $50-80

**The gilding is well-worn, but otherwise in very good shape; no losses or chips on the enamel and the stainless fitting is bright and clean. Marked "Italy / 925" and with maker's registry mark (*391 FI) of Renato Salimbeni on the ferrule; marked on the ring with the French "ant" and importer's mark of Maison Puiforcat.

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