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    Sale 12029

    The Opulent Eye - 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art, Ceramics & Carpets

    7 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 122

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL AND STAINED HORN 'BOULLE' EBONY AND EBONIZED MEUBLE D'APPUI

    CIRCA 1880-1900

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL AND STAINED HORN 'BOULLE' EBONY AND EBONIZED MEUBLE D'APPUI
    CIRCA 1880-1900
    The shaped top above a frieze inlaid with scrollwork and trellis and set with a central drawer, above a cabinet door centred by a satyr mask and opening to one shelf
    57 ½ in. (146 cm.) high; 58 ¾ in. (149 cm.) wide; 20 ½ in. (52 cm.) deep


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