15 - 16 January 2008
This lot is offered without a reserve
A CONTINENTAL PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SHELL-CARVED ARCHITECTURAL ORNAMENT,
33in. (84cm.) high, 76½in. (194cm.) wide
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