Description

    An Austrian Burled Walnut and Boulle Jewel Chest, late 19th century
    8-1/4 inches high x 14-3/4 inches wide x 9-1/4 inches deep (21.0 x 37.5 x 23.5 cm)

    The box with rounded Mansard-style top with boulle scrollwork throughout, lower case with high-set squared handles, richly illustrated boulle decoration to sides depicting Germanic fairy tales including the Brothers Grimm Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and The Six Swans, velvet lined interior, three compartments with two removable trays, raised on fluted outswept base.


    Condition Report*:

    Some staining and bleaching to purple velvent interior, key slightly bent, otherwise very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    20th-22nd Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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