9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A Cloisonne enamel box and cover, 20th century
of slightly tapering rectangular form with lobed exterior and a two sectioned fitted cover, decorated in coloured enamels with repeated green, white and yellow leaf motifs on a turquoise ground, twin handles -- 15 1/8in. (38.5cm.) wide.
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