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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 448

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY AND BONE INLAID WRITING BOX, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY AND BONE INLAID WRITING BOX, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular form, with ivory and ebony stringing along the edges, the top and sides inlaid with ivory flower sprays, roundel with leaves and flowers to top, the lid opening to reveal interior compartments and ivory inlaid letter holder - 18 x 12 1/4in. (45.6 x 31cm.)


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    Provenance

    The Doorn-Koller Collection, formed in the late 19th and early 20th Century.