• Three Woods: A Passion for Wal auction at Christies

    Sale 7909

    Three Woods: A Passion for Walnut, Oak & Yew The John Parry Collection

    25 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    A GEORGE II WALNUT TABLE CASKET

    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II WALNUT TABLE CASKET
    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    Inlaid with chequered stringing and crossbanded in yewwood overall, the rectangular top enclosing a pink paper-lined interior, on shaped bracket feet, the reverse veneered, the replacement lock stamped 'G. WILLIAMS 60 SUN ST'
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; 15¼ in. (39 cm.) wide; 9½ in. (24 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Bought from Peter Gould, Halifax, 2008.