An Oriental silver-gilt and gem-set Sirih box, probably Batavian, third quarter of the 18th Century,
Lot 52
An Oriental silver-gilt and gem-set Sirih box, probably Batavian, third quarter of the 18th Century,
Sold for £1,075 (US$ 1,806) inc. premium
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Lot Details
An Oriental silver-gilt and gem-set Sirih box,

Footnotes

  • For a similar example, see Plate 66, P.145 "Zilver uit de tijd van de Verenigde Oostindische Compagnie", Zwolle 1999, where it is stated that it was probably made by a Chinese silversmith resident in Batavia.
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