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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 173

    A Dutch Colonial tortoiseshell silver-mounted sirih-casket

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, FORMER DUTCH EAST INDIES, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch Colonial tortoiseshell silver-mounted sirih-casket
    Apparently unmarked, former Dutch East Indies, 19th Century
    Of rectangular form, on four silver shaped feet, the angles and cover applied with floral silver mounts, the front with lockplate and four flowerhead pins, swing handles, the hinged cover with shaped floral plaque and four flowerhead pins
    17.2 cm. wide


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