26 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
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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The Doorn-Koller Collection, formed in the late 19th and early 20th Century.