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    Sale 12036

    Christie's Interiors

    18 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY COMMODE

    CIRCA 1770

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    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD AND MARQUETRY COMMODE
    CIRCA 1770
    The Breccia marble top above two drawers, inlaid with musical trophies, the corners mounted with ormolu rams' heads above cabriole legs on ormolu paw feet
    34 in. (86 cm.) high; 45 ¼ in. (115 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53 cm.) deep


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