• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 63

    A SPANISH IRON-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT ALABASTER RECTANGULAR DOMED CASKET

    17TH OR 18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SPANISH COLONIAL

    Price Realised  

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    A SPANISH IRON-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT ALABASTER RECTANGULAR DOMED CASKET
    17TH OR 18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SPANISH COLONIAL
    Decorated with foliage and animals, the hinged lid damaged and repaired, on four block feet, with paper label to the underside inscribed '186'; the painted decoration refreshed; the iron mounts and feet probably associated
    4 in. (10 cm.) high; 5 in. (13 cm.) wide; 3 in. (7.5 cm.) deep


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