• A Cabinet of Curiosities Selec auction at Christies

    Sale 2393

    A Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections

    28 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 110

    A VICTORIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND ABALONE-INLAID CALAMANDER TABLE CABINET

    MID-19TH CENTURY

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    A VICTORIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND ABALONE-INLAID CALAMANDER TABLE CABINET
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular case inlaid with scrolling foliate panels and a pair of doors enclosing two rosewood-lined drawers and a deep drawer modeled as two drawers, on flattened bun feet
    14½ in. (37 cm.) high, 13¾ in. (35 cm.) wide, 10 in. (25.5 cm.) deep


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