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    Sale 12601

    Le Goût Français

    3 - 4 May 2016, Paris

  • Lot 512

    TABATIERE EN ARGENT ET ECAILLE DE TORTUE

    PAR PIERRE WODON, NAMUR, VERS 1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TABATIERE EN ARGENT ET ECAILLE DE TORTUE
    PAR PIERRE WODON, NAMUR, VERS 1760
    La bordure filetée, le corps en carapace de tortue, le couvercle repoussé de motifs rocaille, l’intérieur en vermeil, poinçon sur le bord : maître-orfèvre



    Longueur : 8,5 cm. (3 ¼ in.)


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Post Lot Text

    A BELGIAN SILVER-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX, CIRCA 1760