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Hand-painted Lacquered Wood Snuff Box,

Auction:
2128
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

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Auction:
Sale #2128 - 2128
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Hand-painted Lacquered Wood Snuff Box, England, early 19th century, the oblong box lid depicting a husband rocking a baby in a cradle, his wife abed, surrounded by a dog, a cat, a wood stove with kettle, with a gilt border on a black lacquered ground, (wear), ht. 1 1/4, wd. 1 7/8, lg. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

United Kingdom, Chinese art, Kettle, Lacquer, Rocking chair, Snuff, Teaware, Tobacco