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Renaissance Revival Walnut, Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Box

Auction:
2191
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$411$350

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Auction:
Sale #2191 - 2191
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 25, 2003 4:00PM

Description:

Renaissance Revival Walnut, Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Box, late 19th/early 20th century, rectangular, the hinged lid set to center with porcelain roundel enamel decorated with Cupid and an amorous friend, in raised surround accented with gilt metal anthemia, front set with ormolu and giltwood columns and escutcheon, incised linework all over, interior with remnants of moire lining, lg. 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

gilt metal anthemia, Gold, Metalworking, Ormolu, Porcelain