• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5915

    Christie's Interiors

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 185

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN PAPIER-MACHE OVAL TRAY

    CIRCA 1840

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN PAPIER-MACHE OVAL TRAY
    CIRCA 1840
    Painted with fruit and a carafe and inlaid with mother-of-pearl, on a later painted wood stand
    29 in. (74 cm.) long (2)


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