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    Sale 1919

    The House Sale

    13 - 14 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 803

    A GERMAN GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONY CABINET OF CURIOUSITIES**,

    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE PAPER LINER SIGNED 'CAULUS REUMUND NURNB.'

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GERMAN GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONY CABINET OF CURIOUSITIES**,
    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE PAPER LINER SIGNED 'CAULUS REUMUND NURNB.'
    The top closed 8½in. (21.5cm.) high, 8in. (20.5cm.) wide, 7½in. (19cm.) deep


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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.