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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 800

    A FRENCH BRONZE-MOUNTED IVORY AND STAINED FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY INKWELL**,

    BY MAISON GIROUX, THE DESIGN BY FERDINAND DUVINAGE, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH BRONZE-MOUNTED IVORY AND STAINED FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY INKWELL**,
    BY MAISON GIROUX, THE DESIGN BY FERDINAND DUVINAGE, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY,
    the rim signed 'Alph Giroux Paris'
    6in. (15cm.) high, 5½in. (14cm.) wide


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.