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A Florentine ebony casket, late 17th Century.

Set with pietra dura panels of fruit within borders of lapis lazuli, gilt bronze scroll feet, the top with a bunch of amethystine quartz grapes, width 43.2cm.

1763 Inventory:  “The dressing room to the George rooms….1 Box Ebony & with Grapes upon ye Top-agate.”

 

REFERENCE: EWA 08654

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