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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 409

    A NAPOLEON III GILT-METAL MOUNTED KINGWOOD VITRINE

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A NAPOLEON III GILT-METAL MOUNTED KINGWOOD VITRINE
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    With a purple and yellow variegated marble top and egg and dart frieze above a bevelled glazed door with cartouche and foliate strapwork clasps and enclosing glass shelves, the angles with reed and leaf mounts and with a foliate shell apron on foliate turned legs with sabot feet
    60 in. (153 cm.) high; 32½ in. (82 cm.) wide; 17½ in. (44 cm.) deep


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