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An amusing fruitwood desk set

19th century

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An amusing fruitwood desk set

19th century

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An amusing fruitwood desk set

19th century

carved as to resemble a travelling trunk; together with an ink blotter, embroidered with royal cypher M; four glass flasks covered in leather; an ivory notebook retaining old notes; a paper box containing charts; and a domed covered paper box containing bits and pieces
Quantity: 9
height 5.5cm, width 11cm, depth 6cm
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Provenance

Sale, Hanover, Sotheby's, 15 October 2005, lot 5406

 

European Collections: Paintings, Ceramics, Glass, Furniture and other Works of Art

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Amsterdam