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    Sale 5414

    The Sunday Sale

    28 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 51

    A REGENCY JAPANNED AND PENWORK GAMES BOX

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY JAPANNED AND PENWORK GAMES BOX
    Early 19th century
    The rectangular hinged top with gilt-heightened decoration depicting Oriental figures in an ornamental garden, the interior similarly decorated and fitted with an arrangement of five lidded compartments, currently containing a variety of bone gaming counters
    2¾ in. (7.5 cm.) high; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide; 7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) deep


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