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A FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED TRAVELLING DRESSING TABLE SET IN FITTED EBONY-VENEERED CASE

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.
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A FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED TRAVELLING DRESSING TABLE SET IN FITTED EBONY-VENEERED CASE

THE MOUNTS MARK OF JULES COQUELIN, PARIS, CIRCA 1840, THE CASE SECOND HALF OF 19TH CENTURY

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A FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED TRAVELLING DRESSING TABLE SET IN FITTED EBONY-VENEERED CASE THE MOUNTS MARK OF JULES COQUELIN, PARIS, CIRCA 1840, THE CASE SECOND HALF OF 19TH CENTURY Each piece with engine-turning and engraved with a baron's coronet above a monogram, comprising:- two oval boxes, four rectangular boxes, one inkwell, three scent bottles and two cylindrical boxes, also with various accessories including a silver medicine spoon by Holland, Aldwinckle & Slater, London, 1911, three pairs of scissors, a nail file, a button hook, and a silver pencil, held within a tray, the cover and front of case with strapwork, flower and foliate border inlaid with tortoiseshell, mother of pearl and gilt-metal, lined with blue velvet and black leather, the rosewood-lined cover conceals a pull-out easel-backed mirror, The case 13 ¼ in. (33.6 cm.) wide x 5 ¾ in. (14.6 high)
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