DescriptionA CONTINENTAL IVORY INLAID WALNUT CHEST
Unknown maker, possibly Austria, circa 1870
16 x 32 x 17-1/4 inches (40.6 x 81.3 x 43.8 cm)
The sarcophagus-form chest with upper and lower compartments intricately decorated with exotic inlaid woods and ivory depicting elaborate scenes of a wooded village with peasants and animals in various pursuits to sides and lid.
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000.
The chest with some loss, cracking and wear especially to edges.
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