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French Carved Ivory, Silvered Bronze, and Lapis Lazuli Desk Weight

Auction:
2481
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

French Carved Ivory, Silvered Bronze, and Lapis Lazuli Desk Weight, late 19th/early 20th century, signed Agathon Leonard and stamped Susse Freres, the maiden with serene expression and clothed in a Middle Eastern style headscarf and tunic, ht. 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Minor tarnishing; casting and ivory excellent; no chips, cracks or repairs.

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Gemstones, Ivory, Lapis lazuli

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