A MISCELLANEOUS GROUP OF DECORATIVE OBJECTS**
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A MISCELLANEOUS GROUP OF DECORATIVE OBJECTS**

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A MISCELLANEOUS GROUP OF DECORATIVE OBJECTS**
Comprising: a lapis lazuli box with hinged cover; a gilt-metal and faux gem-encrusted magnifying glass; a gilt-bronze group figure of a satyr and nymph; six miscellaneous small boxes of various materials including cut-glass, silver filigree, ivory, silver-mounted quartz, and colored glass mounted gilt-metal; two tortoiseshell and ivory miniature musical instruments; an English spike-form gilt-metal and cut colorless glass scent bottle, late 19th century; a pale green jade and dark stone figure of an apple; a silvered metal miniature tea service on tray
the biscuit box: 6 in. (15 cm.) long (14)
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Notice Regarding the Sale of Material from Endangered Species. 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
Sale room notice
Please note this lot includes only six -- NOT eight -- small boxes and does include the magnifying glass which is illustrated byt not described in the catalogue.

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