A tortoise shell circular box and cover 19th century
Lot 233Y
A tortoiseshell circular box and cover 19th century
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,119) inc. premium
Lot Details
A tortoiseshell circular box and cover
19th century
Decorated with typical high-relief carvings of figurative scenes on the base and walls, with an incised dedication 'SS to HE' in the interior; the gently domed cover carved en-suite in higher relief.
11cm (4 3/8in) diam (2).
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