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    Sale 2108

    The Imperial Wardrobe: Fine Chinese Costume And Textiles From The Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    A GROUP OF SEVEN HAT BUTTONS AND BOXES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF SEVEN HAT BUTTONS AND BOXES
    19TH CENTURY
    Six of the globular buttons in glass; in transparent ruby (first rank), opaque pink (second rank), transparent blue (third rank), opaque blue (fourth rank), clear (fifth rank), opaque white (sixth rank), and one in gilt metal (seventh, eighth or ninth rank), all with filigree wire mounts, and each with an original painted card box
    2 in. (5 cm.) high (7)


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    Provenance

    Private German collection.