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A SANDALWOOD, IVORY AND SADELI-WARE CASKET
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A SANDALWOOD, IVORY AND SADELI-WARE CASKET

INDIA, 19TH CENTURY

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A SANDALWOOD, IVORY AND SADELI-WARE CASKET
INDIA, 19TH CENTURY
Of rectangular form on four brass lion's paw feet, with hinged sloping lid, the micro-mosaic (sadeli) decoration with geometric motifs all over, the lid opening to reveal a burgundy velvet lined interior, with lock and key
4¼ x 12¾ x 9in. (10.8 x 32.5 x 23cm.)
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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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