• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 259

    A PERSIAN POLYCHROME AND PARCEL-GILT CASKET

    PROBABLY LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PERSIAN POLYCHROME AND PARCEL-GILT CASKET
    PROBABLY LATE 19TH CENTURY
    With hinged domed lid, decorated overall with scrolls, animals and repeating borders; the hasp with silvered metal lock to the front; damages to the gilding and polychrome decoration, oxidisation to the metal mounts
    6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high; 9 1/8 in. (6 7/8 cm.) wide; 5½ in. (13.3 cm.) deep


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