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Two Victorian Japanned Sewing Boxes

Auction:
2379
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2379
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Two Victorian Japanned Sewing Boxes, late 19th century, one cushion shaped, with carved scroll feet, decorated with figures and flowers, wd. 13, the other rectangular, decorated with cartouches and branches on a diapered ground, wd. 13 1/2 in., both with fitted interiors and drawers, and with various bone/ivory sewing implements.
Estimate $400-600

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Japanning, Lacquerware, Metalworking

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