• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    A FLEMISH TORTOISESHELL AND EBONISED WOOD CRUCIFIX

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH TORTOISESHELL AND EBONISED WOOD CRUCIFIX
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    With ripple moulded decoration, mounted with a silver coloured metal crucifix figure and foliate mounts
    22¾ in. (58 cm.) high


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