Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
Lot 38
 

38

An early 19th century Napoleonic French...

An early 19th century Napoleonic French prisoner-of-war bone and wood box
finely carved overall, the lid depicting a couple - possibly John Bull and Britannia - hunting a stag, the interior divided with paper-lined compartments

3 x 8¼in. (8 x 21cm.)

Sold for £806
Estimated at £700 - £900

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
An early 19th century Napoleonic French prisoner-of-war bone and wood box
finely carved overall, the lid depicting a couple - possibly John Bull and Britannia - hunting a stag, the interior divided with paper-lined compartments

3 x 8¼in. (8 x 21cm.)