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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY, CROSSBANDED AND INLAID KNIFE BOX

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY, CROSSBANDED AND INLAID KNIFE BOX
    CIRCA 1780
    The sloping hinged lid and serpentine front inlaid with oval patera, the interior fitted with associated 19th century German porcelain handled knives and forks
    12¾ in. (32.4 cm.) high; 9 in. (22.8 cm.) wide; 8 in. (20.4 cm.) deep


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