7 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
AN INDIAN BRASS-MOUNTED TEAK CAMPAIGN CHEST
In two sections, the upper section with an arrangement of four short drawers above a long drawer with side carrying handles, the lower section with two long graduated drawers and side carrying handles, on a stepped plinth with ball feet, the reverse inscribed in chalk 'Lot 134, 6-4-84'
50½ in. (128 cm.) high; 51½ in. (131 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (62 cm.) deep
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Sotheby's Parke Bernet., London, 6 April 1984, lot 134.
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