Lot 3: Antique Anglo-Indian Ivory Inlaid Letter Box

Rag and Bone Auctions

March 26, 2016
Houston, TX, US

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Description: Second half 19th century, the ebony and ivory-inlaid rosewood letter box having a similarly decorated camphor wood interior. SIZE: 8 3/4" L x 6 1/2" W x 5 1/2" H Provenance: Property from a Private Collection, Sugar Land, Texas CONDITION REPORT: Minor scattered losses to trim, wear commensurate with age and use throughout. BIDDERS, PLEASE NOTE: INTERNATIONAL BIDDERS ARE INELIGIBLE TO BID ON THIS ITEM. This item contains organic material that may be restricted under state, federal, and/or international law, and may require a valid CITES permit for export. Prospective bidders should be aware of all applicable state, federal, and international law(s) regarding the sale and/or purchase of items comprised, in whole or in part, of items containing endangered species, including, but not limited to, ivory, coral, and tortoiseshell. Procurement of required documentation (including, but not limited to, licenses, permits, and/or
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