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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 262

    AN ENGRAVED BRASS-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND BLACK JAPANNED CHEST

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGRAVED BRASS-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND BLACK JAPANNED CHEST
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Overall decorated with chinoiserie scenes, the hinged slightly domed lid with later shell-shaped handles enclosing a plain interior, on a moulded plinth
    27 in. (69 cm.) high; 51 cm. (130 cm.) wide; 25 in. (64 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A VILLA IN TUSCANY
    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 152-175, 201-271 & 290)