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FS27: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Rare Indian Mother of Pearl and Stone Casket

Auction Lot FS27/612

A rare Indian mother of pearl and stone casket of rectangular form, the brass frame applied with polished red stone and mother of pearl plaques of fish-scale and foliate design secured with metal pins, with iron hinges and clasp, on shaped bracket feet, Gujarat, 17th century, 20cm wide [some old damage and losses].

A Rare Indian Mother of Pearl and Stone Casket (FS27/612) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 14th July 2015 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A rare Indian mother of pearl and stone casket of rectangular form, the brass frame applied with polished red stone and mother of pearl plaques of fish-scale and foliate design secured with metal pins, with iron hinges and clasp, on shaped bracket feet, Gujarat, 17th century, 20cm wide [some old damage and losses].

Price Realised

£28,000

Estimate

£2,500 - £3,500

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Objet de Vertu

Sale Information

FS27: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 14th July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Wednesday, 15th July 2015 as part of the Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

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Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

Please note that we are unable to provide a wrapping, packing and despatch service ourselves, but we have negotiated preferential rates with Mailbox Etc.

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