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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 541

    AN ORMOLU LAPIS LAZULI INSET CASKET

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ITALIAN

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    AN ORMOLU LAPIS LAZULI INSET CASKET
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ITALIAN
    Engraved and cast overall with scrolling foliage, C-scrolls and flowers, the hinged lid above an octagonal body on four scrolled feet
    13 cm. high x 17 cm. wide x 12 cm. deep


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