14 December 1999
A SILVER-MOUNTED CARVED IVORY CASKET
FRENCH OR FLEMISH, CIRCA 1450
The interior lined with red velvet.
Cracks; minor losses and damages.
4.1/8 x 1 x 2.5/8 in. (10.5 x 4.5 x 6.7 cm.)
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