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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 762

    A 19TH CENTURY SOUTHEAST ASIAN CARVED NUT SNUFFBOX

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A 19TH CENTURY SOUTHEAST ASIAN CARVED NUT SNUFFBOX
    In the form of a Chinese merchant with painted eyes and hands clasped to chest, 4in. (10.16 cm.) high; together with a German silver prize cup, mark of GD with '13' standard mark, on fluted base with knopped stem, chased with leaves and inscribed with date 1874 -- 9½ in. (24 cm.) high
    Weighable silver, 8 oz. (227 gr.) (2)


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