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    Sale 7631

    Important European Furniture & Sculpture

    4 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 133

    A SET OF FIVE RECTANGULAR PIETRA DURA AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL PLAQUES OF BIRDS

    FLORENTINE, 17TH CENTURY STYLE, LATE 19TH OR 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF FIVE RECTANGULAR PIETRA DURA AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL PLAQUES OF BIRDS
    FLORENTINE, 17TH CENTURY STYLE, LATE 19TH OR 20TH CENTURY
    Each plaque depicting a bird perched on a branch and in a modern rectangular ormolu-mounted ebonised wood frame; wear, losses and abrasions
    9 3/8 x 10 7/8 in. (23.6 x 27.8 cm.) overall (5)


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