A mid 19th century Indian calamander, specimen wood, ivory and ebony inlaid workbox
Lot 337Y
A mid 19th century Indian calamander, specimen wood, ivory and ebony inlaid workbox
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
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A mid 19th century Indian calamander, specimen wood, ivory and ebony inlaid workbox
Lot Details
A mid 19th century Indian calamander, specimen wood, ivory and ebony inlaid workbox
of rectangular form with shaped edges, the inside of the lid decorated with a hexagon veneered in various woods including sandalwood, palmwood, teak and rosewood, with ebony and ivory chequered stringing, the interior with numerous fitted compartments with ivory lids, some veneers lacking, some detached, 40cm wide, 27cm deep, 16.5cm high (15.5" wide, 10.5" deep, 6" high)

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  • this lot has an estimate of £500-700
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  1. Rachael Osborn-Howard
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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