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Indian casket

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907,-
incl. premium & taxes, add. shipment
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Order number: 1030381

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Indian casket

11.3 x 25.4 x 18.9 cm.
Mumbay, 1880s.

Sandalwood with ivory, ebony and Sadeli inlay (a type of micro-mosaic technique). With one key.
Damaged.

Literature:
Compare Amin Jaffer, Furniture from British India and Ceylon, London 2001, no. 146. The hand-made casket depicted there was purchased on a journey to India in 1881-1882 for

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