Lot 6013. Game of stones - box with fine Rhine - motifs to 1860/80

Starting price: € 120
Auction date: 24.02.2018   15:00 UTC +02:00
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ID 36978
Lot 6013 | Game of stones - box with fine Rhine - motifs to 1860/80
Germany/Rhineland, probably 1860/80. Wood lid box, all sides with fine detail and polychrome rich straw decors decorated. The cover with a in the ideal landscape of the seated lady on a river Bank (possibly the Rhine), in the Background a town with a Church. On the inside of a gallant house scene Host with two pairs in front of Rhenish castle idyll. Inside the box you'll find four divided compartments for small lid - jar, this is also wood with the finest, partly painted straw designs. The bottom of the casket decorated also consuming with a straw. As a protective cover for the four boxes, an additional rectangular plate is used, richly decorated with geometric decoration at the top, with a lake landscape and the castle architecture at the bottom. All four of the lid-caskets with the finest river - and landscape motifs in straw decoration on the lids, all with finely applied mottos. In the small box included a variety of games marks, numbers, and playing cards symbols. Format each approx. 7 x 5 x 2 cm outer box approx 20 x 13 x 3.5 cm.

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Address of auction
Kunst- & Auktionshaus Dr. Dr. Richter - Dr. Kafitz OHG
Kapuzinerstraße 30
96047 Bamberg
Germany
Preview 17.02.2018 - 21.02.2018
Conditions Buyer Premium 23.800
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