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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    A GERMAN IRON AND POLYCHROME DECORATED 'ARMADA' CHEST

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN IRON AND POLYCHROME DECORATED 'ARMADA' CHEST
    17th century
    Of usual riveted strapwork form, the exterior with dummy pierced escutcheon to the front and decorated overall with flowers and scrolling foliage on a green ground, the underside of the lid with a lock shooting eight bolts and with a pierced engraved lockplate, decorated with a pair of mermaids
    18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) high; 35½ in. (90.2 cm.) wide; 20½ in. (52 cm.) deep


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