• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 704

    A RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED GREEN GLASS CASKET

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED GREEN GLASS CASKET
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular gadrooned lid with beaded foliate rim above a conforming body with laurel-engraved lock plate and a stiff-leaf cast base, on swan-shaped feet
    3½ in. (9 cm.) high; 5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) wide; 3¼ in. (8 cm.) deep


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