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    Sale 13572

    Zeineb et Jean-Pierre Marcie-Rivière : Grands collectionneurs et mécènes

    8 - 9 June 2016, Paris

  • Lot 130

    COFFRET ANGLO-INDIEN

    VIZAGAPATAM, PREMIERE MOITIE DU XVIIIEME SIECLE

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    COFFRET ANGLO-INDIEN
    VIZAGAPATAM, PREMIERE MOITIE DU XVIIIEME SIECLE
    En ébène et incrustation d'ivoire, écaille de tortue caret, à décor stylisé de vases fleuris dans des bordures de volutes feuillagées, l'intérieur découvrant neuf tiroirs et deux compartiments, sur des patins en boule aplatie ; petits accidents
    Hauteur: 13 cm. (5 in.) ; Largeur: 51 cm. (20 in.) ; Profondeur: 34 cm. (13 1/3 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY-INLAID, EBONY AND TORTOISESHELL CASKET, FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY