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Antique Domed Coffret, Sharkskin, Shagreen Covered Domed Casket, Ironbound
French, circa 1700
Extremely rare casket on ball feet, iron strapwork, double hasp lock, silk damask interior


Antique Domed Coffret, Sharkskin, Shagreen Covered Domed Casket, Ironbound
French, circa 1700, entire view

A magnificent French dome-topped coffret; boarded oak chest covered in shagreen and bound
with decorative iron straps, corners, feet and handle…there are five hinges. The lid is fitted with a
delicate swing handle, the front features a heart shape sprung lock retaining key; box is raised on
original pear shape iron feet. Goods of all types were stored in boxes and coffrets protecting items in the
home and providing light weight traveling cases on journeys. This small container likely intended to hold
rings, brooches, and other jewels or trinkets. Ex collection of Frits Philips.
(Fine original condition; Height: 4.75"; width: 7"; depth: 3.5")


Antique Domed Coffret, Sharkskin, Shagreen Covered Domed Casket, Ironbound
French, circa 1700, angle view 1

Antique Domed Coffret, Sharkskin, Shagreen Covered Domed Casket, Ironbound
French, circa 1700, open view

Antique Domed Coffret, Sharkskin, Shagreen Covered Domed Casket, Ironbound
French, circa 1700, angle view 2

Antique Domed Coffret, Sharkskin, Shagreen Covered Domed Casket, Ironbound
French, circa 1700, back view

$10,500.00

605-120




Vintage Bureau Box or Playing Card Box, Relief Carved, Floral
Date/Period: 1890-1920ish


Vintage Bureau Box or Playing Card Box, Relief Carved, Floral, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 2.25"; width: 8"; depth: 5"

Material: Walnut

Condition: Very good

Additional Information: Carved from the solid…the domed top with rounded corners
and molded edge features large flowers on leafy stems against a crosshatched ground.
The sides of base display relief carved leafy devices centered by molded bands. The
interior is fitted with two compartments.

$340.00

335-142


Vintage Bureau Box or Playing Card Box, Relief Carved, Floral, entire view 2

Vintage Bureau Box or Playing Card Box, Relief Carved, Floral, entire view 3



Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels
Date/Period: Circa 1750 - SOLD


Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 1

Measurement: Height: 5.75 inches; width: 11.25 inches; depth: 6.25 inches

Material: Oak

Condition: Very good, slight cupping to lid, interior till sans lid, original hardware.
All surfaces display a beautiful patina.

Additional Information: Intricate and complex…carved by a competent artisan.

SOLD

1247-19


Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 2

Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 3

Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 4

Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 5

Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 6

Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 7

Frisian Carved Lidded Box, Heart, Pinwheels, Geometrics, Spandrels, Roundels, entire view 8




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