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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 69

    AN ITALIAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED IVORY CASKET

    16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED IVORY CASKET
    16TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular shape, the domed and hinged lid with carrying handle and a secret drawer to one end, enclosing a silk-lined interior, on shaped bracket feet
    5¼ in. (13.5 cm.) high; 7 in. (18 cm.) wide; 3½ in. (9 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN