• English Furniture and Clocks auction at Christies

    Sale 7769

    English Furniture and Clocks

    19 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND MARQUETRY OVAL TRAY

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND MARQUETRY OVAL TRAY
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    With scalloped edge and crossbanded in kingwood and centred by a shell, with brass carrying-handles, the sycamore and inlaid stringing around the shell replaced
    33½ x 23½ in. (84 x 60 cm.)


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    A very similar tray, but with a sabicu veneer with a large-scale shell, was sold anonymously, Christie's, London, 8 June 2006, lot 66 (£5,400).

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