27 January 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A CHINESE BLACK AND GILT LACQUERED GAMING BOX
Of rectangular form, painted with concentric squares of geometric designs within shaped cartouches, the fitted cover revealing five boxes to the interior, each with several mother-of-pearl counters, and trays painted with the faces of playing cards
14 3/8in. (36.5cm.) wide.
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