Lot 136. A GROUP OF FIVE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT AND MOULDED GLASS BOXES

Starting price: £ 4 000
Auction date: 20.05.2021   11:00 UTC +01:00
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ID 541295
Lot 136 | A GROUP OF FIVE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT AND MOULDED GLASS BOXES
Comprising: two rectangular boxes and covers with acanthus-clad handles and convex sides mounted with foliate swags, a hinged box and cover with divided compartment and decorated with rocaille motifs, a diamond-cut and etched glass box with hinged cover and key, and a wine casket modelled as a faceted barell with a spigot to side and raised on an Empire-styled stand with addorsed swans
The wine casket: 81/8 in. (20.5 cm.) high; 103/4 in. (27.5 cm.) wide; 53/4 in. (14.5 cm.) deep
The faceted box and cover: 41/4 in. (11 cm.) high; 4 in. (110.3 cm.) wide; 3 in. (7.5 cm.) deep

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CHRISTIE'S
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CHRISTIE'S
8 King Street, St. James's
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
Preview 29.04.2021 - 20.05.2021
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