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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 11

    A BURMESE BRONZE-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND RED-PAINTED CHEST

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BURMESE BRONZE-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND RED-PAINTED CHEST
    Late 19th century
    The rectangular hinged top above a plain frieze, the front and sides with applied cast bronze mounts depicting scenes of figures in pagoda temples with elephants and processional figures surrounded by scrolling floral decoration and waved borders, the front panel with mirrored and green glass beneath the pierced bronze borders, decoration refreshed
    28½ in. (72 cm.) high; 34¾ in. (88 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) deep


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