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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD OVAL BOX

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD OVAL BOX
    CIRCA 1800
    Of oval outline, with geometric inlay to sides and cornucopia to cover; together with a Regency tortoiseshell veneered and ivory banded tea caddy
    The box - 13 in. (33 cm,) wide; the caddy - 6 in. (15 cm.) wide


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    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.