• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 456

    AN EBONY AND IVORY INLAID MARQUETRY BOX

    PROBABLY ITALIAN, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EBONY AND IVORY INLAID MARQUETRY BOX
    PROBABLY ITALIAN, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Decorated with a cypher with monogram and marquetry border and sides
    17 in. (43 cm.) wide


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