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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 578

    A FLEMISH TORTOISESHELL, EBONY AND EBONISED INLAID CABINET ON LATER GILTWOOD STAND

    THE CABINET LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND 19TH CENTURY

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    A FLEMISH TORTOISESHELL, EBONY AND EBONISED INLAID CABINET ON LATER GILTWOOD STAND
    THE CABINET LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND 19TH CENTURY
    The hinged top above a cushion moulded cornice and variously sized nine drawers all with pewter inlay and ripple-moulding to edges, arranged around later reeded giltwood and glazed doors, enclosing bone and ebony parquetry floor with the Doric colonnade dividing mirror glass panels, on a later giltwood stand, of rococo style, 19th century
    57 in. (145 cm.) high; 35 in. (89 cm.) wide; 16 in. (41 cm.) deep


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