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    Sale 5089

    Italian Banks of Distinction

    13 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 32

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT CASSONE

    ELEMENTS 17TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT CASSONE
    ELEMENTS 17TH CENTURY
    The front panel flanked by stiles carved with foliage and pairs of figures and with an elaborate cut-metal escutcheon on a raised plinth carved with stylised beasts, adapated, probably reduced in size and reconstructed
    29½in. (75cm.) high; 69½in. (177cm.) wide; 28½in. (72cm.) deep


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