• Christie's Interiors  auction at Christies

    Sale 2190

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 917

    A GROUP OF FIVE BOXES**,

    19TH 20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF FIVE BOXES**,
    19TH 20TH CENTURY,
    comprising a circular gilt-metal mounted mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell patch box, two small boxes, a book form gilt embossed leather perfume box, and a shagreen etui
    Various sizes, the patch box 3in. (7.5cm.) diameter (5)


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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.