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    Sale 5910

    Christie's Interiors

    28 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 327

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND BRASS-INLAID COLLECTOR'S CABINET

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND BRASS-INLAID COLLECTOR'S CABINET
    Early 19th century
    The rectangular top above a pair of cupboard doors enclosing an arrangement of sixteen graduated short drawers, each containing various shells and shell fragments, some mounted on paper with latin species inscribed in ink, mounted on bun feet
    13½ in. (34.2 cm.) high; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) wide; 7½ in. (19 cm.) deep


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