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    Lapis Box
    Stone Source: Afghanistan

    Lapis is a highly coveted material due to its rich blue coloration, and it is easy to see why it was the source for this little table box. The uniquely bright blue Lapis is dusted with brightly contrasting golden flecks of Pyrite to create a most appealing result. The box is finished with a gold-plated piano hinge and a black inlaid interior.
    Overall Measurements: 3.12 x 1.87 x 1.50 inches (7.92 x 4.74 x 3.81 cm)

    Provenance: Central Coast Collection

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    5th-6th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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