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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 207

Regency Rosewood & Mother of Pearl Ladies Compendium

Estimate: $400 - $450
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English Regency rosewood mother of pearl inlaid ladies compendium or jewelry box; sarcophagus form with reeded edges, two loop handles, and foliate inlay. Hinged lid opens to red paper and fabric-lined compartments; two front doors with gilt mandala and foliate designs to the interior enclose two fabric-lined partitioned drawers over one lap desk drawer comprised of sloped lid with leather insert, four compartments containing two silver-lidded glass inkwells, and felt-lined writing slope that opens to paper storage. 13" H x 13" W x 9" D. Second quarter of the 19th century.


Minor scattered wear to surface and interior linings. Inkwells with use wear and tarnishing to lids. Minor scattered losses to mother of pearl inlay, largest area measuring 1" L.

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Private Urbana, Illinois collection.