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    Description

    A Swiss Carved Walnut House-Form Jewelry Box, early 20th century
    10 h x 13 w x 19-1/2 d inches (25.4 x 33.0 x 49.5 cm)

    The box is mounted with hinged shutters and mica windows.


    Condition Report*: Lock and key intact; carving losses include right stile of upper front window, chips to roof edge, interior of top half seems to be void of any musical mechanism, hinges on interior may be later replacements, loss to mica panel in  left side upper attic window; dark patina throughout.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    10th-11th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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