A 19th century  tortoiseshell and parquetry  sewing box circa 1880
Lot 7Y
A 19th century tortoiseshell and parquetry sewing box circa 1880
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,364) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A 19th century tortoiseshell and parquetry sewing box
circa 1880
Rectangular form with parquetry borders, the hinge lid applied with silver plaque bearing initials 'MC' and opening to reveal a detachable tray and storage space below, with ivory escutcheon and raised on four compressed ivory feet, height 9.5cm, length 23.8cm.
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  1. Lucy Gregory
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7393 3865
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