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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1667

    An ivory snuff box

    CONTINENTAL, NINETEENTH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An ivory snuff box
    CONTINENTAL, NINETEENTH CENTURY
    Oval, the cover carved with a scene of a restrained satyr being taunted by a group of putto within a vine leaf border, the base carved with two chained monkeys on a window sill -- 3 5/8 in. (9.5 cm.)


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