01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
550

Four Small Ivory, Shell, and Papier-mache Items

$214$175
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Four Small Ivory, Shell, and Papier-mache Items, three rectangular snuff boxes: a tortoiseshell with gilt-metal inlay to lid, lg. 2 1/4; tortoiseshell with ivory inlay to lid, lg. 2 3/4; and a papier-mache with mother-of-pearl inlay to lid, lg. 3 3/8; and an ivory match safe with crude engravings to either side, lg. 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $150-250

Keywords

gilt-metal inlay