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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 761

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN QUILLWORK AND IVORY TEA CADDY**,

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN QUILLWORK AND IVORY TEA CADDY**,
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY,
    the interior fitted with tortoisehell covers
    5½in. (14cm.) high, 11in. (28cm.) wide, 6½in. (16.5cm.) wide


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.