• Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyl auction at Christies

    Sale 5466

    Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyll

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 286

    A SPANISH GILT-BRONZE-MOUNTED BRASS-INLAID EBONY, TORTOISESHELL AND WALNUT CABINET ON STAND

    LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND POSSIBLY ASSOCIATED

    Price Realised  

    A SPANISH GILT-BRONZE-MOUNTED BRASS-INLAID EBONY, TORTOISESHELL AND WALNUT CABINET ON STAND
    LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND POSSIBLY ASSOCIATED
    The door centred by a female figure in an alcove flanked by three drawers to either side, on claw-and-ball feet, losses, previously with a crest, the stand with spiral-twist legs
    The cabinet: 22 in. (56 cm.) high; 44¾ in. (114 cm.) wide; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep
    The stand: 34¾ in. (88 cm.) high; 50½ in. (128 cm.) wide; 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the stand for this lot is 19th century and not as stated in the catalogue.