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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 271

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY AND SADELIWORK WATCHSTAND

    WESTERN INDIA, CIRCA 1880

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN IVORY AND SADELIWORK WATCHSTAND
    WESTERN INDIA, CIRCA 1880
    Of architectural form
    11 5/8 in. (29.5 cm.) high overall


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    A similar watchstand featured one the stand of Framjee Pestonjee Bhumgra at the 1889 Paris Universal Exhibiton (Amin Jaffer, Furniture from British India and Ceylon: a catalogue of the collections in the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Peabody Essex Museum, London, 2001, fig. 130).

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    Provenance

    Purchased from Peter Zervudachi, Galerie du Lac, Vevey, Lake Geneva.