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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    A GILT-EMBROIDERED LETTER CASE

    CONTINENTAL, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GILT-EMBROIDERED LETTER CASE
    CONTINENTAL, 18TH CENTURY
    green silk elaborately embellished with raised embroidery of a basket, the inside of ribbed white silk painted with pink and orange flowers
    5.25 x 3.5in. (13.3 x 9cm.)


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