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Paul Sormani Burlwood-veneered, Boullework, and Ebony Casket

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Paul Sormani Burlwood-veneered, Boullework, and Ebony Casket, France. late 19th century, top with burlwood panel set in ebony frame with floral boullework, conforming sides, with ormolu trim and feet, interior white silk with rose-colored buttons, lockplate marked "Paul Sormani 10 Rue Charlot Paris," key, ht. 8 3/4, wd. 15 1/2, dp. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Small water rings to top, a few tight cracks to veneer, a few minor areas of lifting brass, interior with a break in the cording, a few stains to fabric, key bow bent.


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Paul Sormani Burlwood, Ebony Casket, France, Sormani

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