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    Sale 5910

    Christie's Interiors

    28 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 124

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONISED, BRASS AND RED TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY GAMES-TABLE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONISED, BRASS AND RED TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY GAMES-TABLE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The hinged top with leather writing surface folding over to reveal a baize lined interior, the border, frieze and cabriole legs inlaid with premiére partie throughout, surmounted by female masks and foliate sabot feet, with additional white marble top
    31 in. (79 cm.) high; 35 in. (89 cm.) wide; 18¾ in. (48 cm.) deep


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