Lot 152: Pair of George III Mahogany Knife Boxes
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Pair of George III Mahogany Knife Boxes
Late 18th century
Each inlaid with a shell, with a fitted interior. Height 15 1/4 inches, width 9 1/4 inches, depth 12 inches.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
Very good restored condition, now with shiny surface, minor rippling to veneers of lids and cones with slight tears to veneers, old marks and scratches, one with hole to veneer to left of ring handle, chips and minor losses to edges.
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