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    Sale 5913

    Christie's Interiors

    16 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    AN UNUSUAL BRITANNIA STANDARD SILVER-GILT TRINKET BOX SET WITH SHELL CAMEOS,

    MARK OF NATHAN BROTHERS, BIRMINGHAM, 1910

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    AN UNUSUAL BRITANNIA STANDARD SILVER-GILT TRINKET BOX SET WITH SHELL CAMEOS,
    MARK OF NATHAN BROTHERS, BIRMINGHAM, 1910
    Oval on four trifurcated feet, cover set with 3 classical portrait cameos, sides set with 8 smaller ones, the latter separated by filigree flower heads, those on cover with bead and ropework surrounds
    4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) long
    gross weight 5 oz. (155 gr.)


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