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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A CHINESE BLACK AND GILT LACQUERED GAMES BOX

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE BLACK AND GILT LACQUERED GAMES BOX
    19TH CENTURY
    Of lenghtened octagonal form and raised on four claw supports, painted to the centre of the fitted cover with a scene of figures on a terrace before architecture, the interior with seven covered boxes and trays painted with the faces of playing cards
    15in. (38.3cm.) wide


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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot has a revised estimate of £1000-1500