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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 16

    A LOUIS XIV GILT-BRASS MOUNTED GILT-TOOLED LEATHER CASKET

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XIV GILT-BRASS MOUNTED GILT-TOOLED LEATHER CASKET
    17TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular shape with a domed lid fitted with a brass handle, decorated overall with gilt-tooled foliage
    17 cm. high x 34 cm. wide x 23 cm. deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DUTCH COLLECTOR