A well-carved ivory jewellery box and cover 19th century
Lot 460Y
A well-carved ivory jewellery box and cover 19th century
Sold for £10,800 (US$ 18,445) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A well-carved ivory jewellery box and cover
19th century
The hinged cover inset with a panel intricately and deeply carved with complex court scenes of various figures engaged in conversation, amidst dense ornamental rockwork with rivers, bridges and various pavilions, the tapering sides with rectangular panels alternately enclosing processional and interior scenes, and composite floral sprays, the interior with two removable velvet-lined trays.
20.6cm (8in) wide (3).
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