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    Sale 5371

    Christie's Interiors

    25 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 362

    A PAIR OF CANTON ENAMEL BOXES AND COVERS

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF CANTON ENAMEL BOXES AND COVERS
    19TH CENTURY
    Of lobed circular form, decorated in famille rose enamels with ladies and attendants in a balcony behind trees and rockworks, the sides with shaped panels of flowers surrounded by scrolling lotus design
    9¼in. (23.3cm.) diam. (2)


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