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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 324

    A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY AND MARQUETRY CASKET containing an english silver flatware service

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY AND MARQUETRY CASKET containing an english silver flatware service
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Banded and cross-banded overall, the rectangular hinged top above four conformingly inlaid sides, with carrying handles, enclosing a later interior fitted with five compartments including an English silver flatware service, mostly London, 1907, maker's mark 'LAC', comprising twelve table knives and forks; twelve spoons; twelve fish forks and knives; a pair of fish servers; twelve butter knives; a meat carving set; two sauce ladles; twelve tea spoons; ten desert forks and twelve spoons; twelve meat forks and knives; and a serving set, marked on handles

    25 cm. high x 47 cm. wide x 34 cm. deep


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the the title of this lot should read:
    A Louis XIV ormolu-mounted tulipwood and rosewood parquetry and marquetry casket, CONTAINING AN ENGLISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE