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Napoleon III Rosewood and Brass Inlaid Ebonized Tantalus

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2272
Lot:
1157
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2272
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 23, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Napoleon III Rosewood and Brass Inlaid Ebonized Tantalus, third quarter 19th century, typical form with hinged top and sides, interior fitted with three decanters and sixteen glasses, inlaid with foliate scrolls, ht. 10 1/2, wd. 13 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Napoleon III, Brass instrument, Greek mythology, Tantalus

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