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A Gold and Mother of Pearl Box

Probably Dutch, ca 1860
Width: 9 cm
Height: 2.5 cm
The box cartouche shaped with a mother of pearl carved scene of a king receiving the homages of noblemen and women. The inside carved on the lid with a scene of the same king at his dinner table.The mother of pearl plaque inscribed “FIE fecit”.
 

A Gold and Mother of Pearl Box Reference: 23657.1