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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 307

    AN INDO-PORTUGUESE TORTOISESHELL VENEERED AND IVORY INLAID CABINET

    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

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    AN INDO-PORTUGUESE TORTOISESHELL VENEERED AND IVORY INLAID CABINET
    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    With hinged dome lid enclosing a lift-out tray, the hinged doors decorated with six-point stars, opening to reveal an arrangement of eleven long and sort drawers, brass carrying handles to each side
    20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) high; 20¾ in. (52./7 cm.) wide; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep
    Together with a later mahogany stand -- 27¼ in. (69.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    From the Collection of Lady Ottoline Morrell, Garsington Manor, Oxford, by descent to the vendor.