28 - 29 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
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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