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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 151

    A CHINESE EXPORT LEATHER AND BRASS STUDDED TRUNK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A CHINESE EXPORT LEATHER AND BRASS STUDDED TRUNK
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    With a camphor lined interior enclosing two trays, one with two hinged lockable compartments, the top centred by an oval brass plaque engraved 'Captn. Edward Roach Elderton'
    20 in. (51 cm.) high; 40 in. (102 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53 cm.) deep


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