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    Sale 1980

    Christie's Interiors

    2 - 3 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 270

    A GILT METAL MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND PORCELAIN FOOTED BOX AND A SIMILAR CASKET,

    THE FIRST BEARING SPURIOUS MARK FOR SÈVRES FACTORY OF BLUE INTERLACED L'S ENCLOSING A DATE LETTER, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GILT METAL MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND PORCELAIN FOOTED BOX AND A SIMILAR CASKET,
    THE FIRST BEARING SPURIOUS MARK FOR SÈVRES FACTORY OF BLUE INTERLACED L'S ENCLOSING A DATE LETTER, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY,
    each 'jeweled' and painted with courtship scenes
    The larger footed box 4½in. (11.5cm.) long (2)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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