• Three Woods: A Passion for Wal auction at Christies

    Sale 7909

    Three Woods: A Passion for Walnut, Oak & Yew The John Parry Collection

    25 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 37

    AN ENGLISH FRUITWOOD LOVE-TOKEN BOX

    POSSIBLY NORTH WALES, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH FRUITWOOD LOVE-TOKEN BOX
    POSSIBLY NORTH WALES, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular hinged lid with dedicatory inscription, the sides with incised decoration
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) high; 7 in. (18 cm.) long; 3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Bonham's, Chester, 2005.