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Victorian Musical Traveling Liqueur Cabinet

Auction:
2314
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Musical Traveling Liqueur Cabinet, the ebonized case with serpentine-fronted rectangular top, brass banding and inlaid motifs of brass, mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell-red enamel, opening in three sections to reveal a pair of glass decanters with polished pontils and stoppers, flanked by two side sections of sixteen floral-etched glass cordials, the base with cylinder movement playing two short airs when the lid is lifted, wd. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Victorian Musical Traveling Liqueur Cabinet, Brass band, Cordial