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Victorian Rosewood and Brass-mounted Perfume Set

Auction:
2519B
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2519B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 02, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Rosewood and Brass-mounted Perfume Set, third quarter 19th century, rectangular domed trunk-form rosewood case mounted with pierced and engraved strap-work, lid with scrolled lifting handle opening to moiré and velvet-lined interior fitted with three square sectioned colorless glass perfume bottles with engraved silver lids, bottle ht. 3 5/8, case ht. 4 1/8, wd. 8 3/4, dp. 4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Silver lid of perfumes monogrammed, one lid with break to joint of top to sides, so top comes off revealing metal tears, glass either slightly dirty or slightly sick, box with minor age wear.

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off revealing metal tears, Cosmetics, Fashion, Toiletry

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