Siegelabdrücke der Äbtissinnen von Quedlinburg

und Siegelabdrücke adeliger deutscher und europäischer Familien, insgesamt 2632 Exemplare, alle auf Tafeln montiert, mit Familiennamen beschriftet und in 8 großen Kästen mit Schubladen untergebracht, werden am 14. – 16. Februar bei Christies in Amsterdam versteigert,

Abbildung und Beschreibung findet man unter

http://www.christies.com/LotFinder/search/LotDetail.asp?intObjectID=4664177&SN=2691&LN=0885

Sale Title
European Noble and Private Collections including the
G.A.H. Buisman Jzn. Chinese Armorial Porcelain Collection

Location: Amsterdam

Sale Date: Feb 14, 2006 – Feb 16, 2006

Lot Number: 885 Sale Number 2691

CIRCA 1900, INCORPORATING EARLIER SEALS

Lot Title:

AN EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF LACQUER SEALS OF GERMAN AND EUROPEAN NOBLE FAMILIES

Estimate 5,000 – 7,000 Euros

Saleroom Notice Please note that this lot contains circa 2632 lacquer seals and not as stated in the printed catalogue.

Special Notice Christie’s charge a premium to the buyer on the final bid price of each lot sold at the following rates: 23.8% of the final bid price of each lot sold up to and including € 150,000 and 14.28% of any amount in exces of € 150,000. Buyers‘ premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.

Lot Description AN EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF LACQUER SEALS OF GERMAN AND EUROPEAN NOBLE FAMILIES CIRCA 1900, INCORPORATING EARLIER SEALS
Circa 2632 lacquer seals labelled with family names, mounted on plaques in alphabetical order and by themes, in eight boxes and 102 unknown ones and 21 mostly labelled ones of civic coat-of-arms
Each box 15.5 cm. high x 40.8 cm. wide x 29.8 cm. deep

Lot Notes

Box 1 (200 lacquer seals)
Royal, Granddukes, Dukes, various princely houses

Box 2 (497 lacquer seals)
Public authorities, states, electors, special plate with seals of the Abbesses of Q u e d l i n b u r g

Box 3 (286 lacquer seals)
Counts A-Z

Box 4 (194 lacquer seals)
Noble alliances A-Z

Box 5 (349 lacquer seals)
Noble families A-F

Box 6 (386 lacquer seals)
Noble families G-K

Box 7 (360 lacquer seals)
Noble families L-R

Box 8 (360 lacquer seals)
Noble families S-Z

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