Auction 459 / Lot n° 753

Mario Buccellati - Rectangular silver box with rounded corners, on the cover the inscription:"Fiume d'Italia - XII settembre - MCMXIX", on the side:" Mastro Paragon Coppella - Orafo del Vittoriale", inside incised the signature of Gabriele d'Annunzio. The inscription is to remember the epic enterprise of Fiume, when some unit of the Royal Army occupied Fiume at the time centre of dispute between Italy and Yugoslavia. Buccellati has been a great friend and supplier of D'Annunzio who nicknamed him "Mastro Paragon Coppella"

Auction: 24 October 2019 at 15:30

Estimate € 2,000 - 2,200

Sold € 10,500