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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY AND EBONY MEUBLE D’APPUI
A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY AND EBONY MEUBLE D’APPUI
A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY AND EBONY MEUBLE D’APPUI
A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY AND EBONY MEUBLE D’APPUI
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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, BRASS-INLAID AND TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY AND EBONY MEUBLE D’APPUI

THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, BRASS-INLAID AND TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY AND EBONY MEUBLE D’APPUI
THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
The rectangular black marble top above an egg and dart border and a central panel decorated in contre partie mounted with a baldachine over a Bacchic figure and a Summer maiden, flanked by panels strapwork mounts to the corners and similarly decorated in contre partie centred by figures of Ceres and Bacchus respectively, the two doors enclosing two shelves, the sides brass-strung and hung with a male maks, on toupie feet each headed by a patera
47 ½ in. (121 cm.) high; 52 in. (132 cm.) wide; 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) deep
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These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.
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