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    Sale 5350

    Christie's Interiors

    8 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    AN ITALIAN GOLD & ENAMEL SNUFF BOX,

    MARK OF STAR, "441 FI" & "750", 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN GOLD & ENAMEL SNUFF BOX,
    MARK OF STAR, "441 FI" & "750", 20TH CENTURY
    Rectangular with cut corners, polychrome panel at centre with basket of flowers, beige ground with leaf sprays, similar swags to sides, borders of stylised flowers with dark red enamel bead centres, base with wavy engine-turning
    4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) long


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