A LATE VICTORIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SATINWOOD,  AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY DWARF OPEN BOOKCASE
A LATE VICTORIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SATINWOOD,  AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY DWARF OPEN BOOKCASE
A LATE VICTORIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SATINWOOD,  AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY DWARF OPEN BOOKCASE
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A LATE VICTORIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SATINWOOD, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY DWARF OPEN BOOKCASE

OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, CIRCA 1880, POSSIBLY BY WRIGHT AND MANSFIELD

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A LATE VICTORIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SATINWOOD, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY DWARF OPEN BOOKCASE
OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, CIRCA 1880, POSSIBLY BY WRIGHT AND MANSFIELD
Strung overall in coloured fruitwoods and inlaid with engraved ivory, the frieze centred by a sunflower mount, over two adjustable mahogany shelves, the lower rear sides shaped for a skirting board
43.1/2 in. (110.5 cm.) high; 44 in. (112 cm.) wide; 12.1/2 in. (32 cm.) deep
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This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage
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Please note that this lot should be marked a ~ symbol in the printed catalogue indicating this lot incorporates materials from endangered and other protected species. Please refer to the “All You Need to Know – Taking it Home” section at the back of the catalogue.

The USA has recently changed its policy on the import of property containing elephant ivory. Only Asian Elephant ivory may be imported into the USA, and imports must be accompanied by DNA analysis and confirmation the object is more than 100 years old. Buyers will be responsible for the costs of obtaining any DNA analysis or other report required in connection with their proposed import into the USA. A buyer’s inability to export or import a lot is not a basis for cancelling their purchase.

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