24 - 25 January 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A SOUTH GERMAN OAK AND CARVED WALNUT CASSONE
19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY BY FRANZ WIESALLE (ACCORDING TO THE LABEL)
With a hinged top above an elaborately carved front on paw feet, with iron handles to the sides, one side branded with a Crown and the initial 'K' beneath (for King Constantine of the Hellenes), the reverse with a printed paper label 'Franz Wiesalle.../Kunsttischlerei,/Gmunden., OB., OES.../'
29 in. ( 74 cm.) high; 72 in. (183 cm.) wide; 25½ in. (64 cm.) deep
King Constantine I of the Hellenes (1868-1923).
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