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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 258

    A LOUIS XIV BRASS, PEWTER AND TORTOISESHELL CONTRE-PARTIE BOULLE CASKET

    CIRCA 1710

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XIV BRASS, PEWTER AND TORTOISESHELL CONTRE-PARTIE BOULLE CASKET
    CIRCA 1710
    Decorated with foliate strapwork, the hinged top revealing a palisander parquetry interior
    3 in. (9 cm.) high; 11 in. (28 cm.) wide


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