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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 276

    A GERMAN IVORY-INLAID EBONY AND PALISANDER CASKET

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN IVORY-INLAID EBONY AND PALISANDER CASKET
    17TH CENTURY
    The domed lid inlaid with a vase of flowers, strapwork and insects, and with further strapwork panels and slender corner colunms, the interior with marbled paper lining, lacking the bottom of the interior, later feet
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) high; 8¼ in. (21 cm.) wide; 4¾ in. (12 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Blumka Gallery, New York.