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Rosewood Veneered Musical Box Case

Auction:
2314
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$353$300

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

Description:

Rosewood Veneered Musical Box Case, with kingwood borders, boxwood stringing, inlaid lid depicting bird and butterfly on branch, and front with transfer image of a grotesque mask, possibly the Green Man, amidst foliage, 29 1/2 in., to fit movement with approx. 19-inch cylinder.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Buxaceae, Buxus, Grotesque, Kingwood, Rosewood