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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 457

    A CHARLES X ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY CASKET ON STAND

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES X ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY CASKET ON STAND
    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Inlaid throughout with scrolling foliage, rosettes and ribbon tied branches, the casket with a hinged top with a drawer in the frieze (locked), on standard end supports joined by a tapering faceted stretcher and with scrolled brackets with a platform base with castors
    41 in. (104 cm.) high; 25 in. (64 cm.) wide; 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's London, 27 February 1998, lot 75.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN