Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
  Lot 36
 

36

An early 19th century Napoleonic French...

An early 19th century Napoleonic French polychrome prisoner-of-war bone and wood games box
the lid inset with well-preserved watercolours of an archer and a lady wearing a bonnet, spencer and muslin dress, containing a set of dominoes and a pair of dice, carved with coloured ink overall

1½ x 6½in. (4 x 16.5cm.)

Sold for £744
Estimated at £800 - £1,000

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
An early 19th century Napoleonic French polychrome prisoner-of-war bone and wood games box
the lid inset with well-preserved watercolours of an archer and a lady wearing a bonnet, spencer and muslin dress, containing a set of dominoes and a pair of dice, carved with coloured ink overall

1½ x 6½in. (4 x 16.5cm.)