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    Sale 5266

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

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1652

    Two Chinese silver card cases

    LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Two Chinese silver card cases
    LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY
    Rectangular, each stamped with figural scenes, the reverse of each stamped with bamboo or flowering prunus -- 4 in. (10.4 cm.); and an Indian ivory card case, one side carved with a woman commiting suti, the reverse with a scantily clad figure pointing skywards -- 4 in. (10.3 cm.) (3)


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