• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1158

    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED ALABASTER CELLARET

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED ALABASTER CELLARET
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    THE HINGED SQUARE LID ENCLOSING A PURPLE VELVET LINED INTERIOR WITH FOUR CUTGLASS CONTAINERS
    13 CM. HIGH X 15 CM. WIDE X 15 CM. DEEP
    TOGETHER WITH A NORTH EUROPEAN BARREL-SHAPED ALABASTER CASKET, LATE 19TH CENTURY, 17 CM. HIGH; A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN ALABASTER TAZZAS, 19TH CENTURY, 9 CM. HIGH (EXCL. RED VELVET SOCLE); AND A YELLOW GLASS WINE FLAGON, OF ETRUSKAN STYLE, FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, 33 CM. LONG (5)


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