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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 447

    AN ANGLO-INDIAN SANDALWOOD, IVORY AND SADELI-WARE WORK-BOX

    PROBABLY BOMNAY, MID 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ANGLO-INDIAN SANDALWOOD, IVORY AND SADELI-WARE WORK-BOX
    PROBABLY BOMNAY, MID 19TH CENTURY
    Carved in deep relief on the sides and cover with Indian mythological figures and Gods, the iterior with a compartmented lift-out tray and base with later velvet compartments
    18½ in. (47 cm.) wide


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