Fri, 17th Sep 2021 10:30

The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

 
  Lot 44
 

AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY INDO-PERSIAN PARQUETRY TRINKET BOX AND PICTURE FRAME

Sold for £60


Condition report

Trinket box with one foot missing, also crack to base panel. The frame has a few small pieces of mosaic missing.

 

EARLY 20TH CENTURY INDO-PERSIAN PARQUETRY TRINKET BOX,
of oblong form, the exterior inlaid throughout with bone in geometric patterns, the hinged cover opening to reveal a fitted interior, on bun feet, 14cm wide, along with a matched picture frame (2)
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

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