26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 9,375
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
A QUEEN ANNE FIGURED WALNUT AND FLORAL MARQUETRY WALL-MOUNTED POCKETWATCH HOLDER
With foliate-carved arched door below an arched cornice with later Prince-of-Wales feathers and ogee hood, the lower finial activating a lever for repetition, formerly with finials
11½ in. (29 cm.) high, 5½ in. (14 cm.) wide
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Woolley and Wallis auction, spring 2005.
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