A REGENCY BOXWOOD AND EBONY STRUNG IVORY INLAID ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY GAMES COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1840
 A REGENCY BOXWOOD AND EBONY STRUNG IVORY INLAID ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY GAMES COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1840
 A REGENCY BOXWOOD AND EBONY STRUNG IVORY INLAID ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY GAMES COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1840
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Property from the Estate of John Bedford

A REGENCY BOXWOOD AND EBONY STRUNG IVORY INLAID ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY GAMES COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1840

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

Property from the Estate of John Bedford

A REGENCY BOXWOOD AND EBONY STRUNG IVORY INLAID ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY GAMES COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1840

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,800 GBP

Lot Sold:5,625GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Estate of John Bedford

A REGENCY BOXWOOD AND EBONY STRUNG IVORY INLAID ROSEWOOD PARQUETRY GAMES COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1840


the single fitted drawer with finely carved ivory chess, draughts, dominoes and paying cards; 30cm. by 18cm. 12 by 7 1/2in. together with a cased table croquet set, a Regency octagonal work pen-work box, a George IV transfer printed souvenir sewing box depicting Brighton Pavilion and a print of the rules of Skittles, dated 1786

framed; 53 by 37cm., 1ft. 9in. by 1ft. 2 1/2in.

Condition Report

Generally wear, old marks and scratches consistent with age and use. Croquet mallet holder lacking base.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


Saleroom Notice

This lot contains ivory and other restricted materials. Sotheby's recommends that buyers check with their own government regarding any importation requirements prior to placing a bid. Please note that Sotheby's will not assist buyers with CITES licence applications where a buyer elects to either collect or arrange their own shipping, nor will Sotheby's assist with the international movement of ivory/rhino horn by air, either as freight or through hand carry. Sotheby's shipping will only assist in shipping the lot to either domestic UK or EU destinations, where delivery is made by road transport. A buyer's inability to export or import these lots cannot justify a delay in payment or sale cancellation.
STYLE: Private Collections
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