• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5964

    Christie's Interiors

    24 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    A SOUTH EAST ASIAN METAL MOUNTED HARDWOOD HOWDAH

    POSSIBLY EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SOUTH EAST ASIAN METAL MOUNTED HARDWOOD HOWDAH
    POSSIBLY EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Decorated with mirror glass and brass discs, hinged compartments to the top and two mirror-glass mounted cupboards to the front
    50¼ in. (127.5 cm.) high; 103¾ in. (263.5 cm.) wide; 28½ in. (72.5 cm.) deep


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