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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER BOX, POSSIBLY THAILAND, 17TH-18TH CENTURY

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    A MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID LACQUER BOX, POSSIBLY THAILAND, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular form, the exterior decoration to lid and sides with fine mother-of-pearl inlay swirling leaf designs, to lid an central cartouche with dotted border, and to sides and corners diamond-shaped cartouches, interior plain red lacquer - 5 1/2in (14cm)


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