30th Apr, 2019 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus')

 
  Lot 65
 

65

AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY FRENCH NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE DOMINO SET; and two other examples (one incomplete)

AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY FRENCH NAPLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE DOMINO COFFER, CIRCA 1800
with fret-cut hinged dome top to domino compartment complete with dominoes, the sides with cribbage streets and bone feet (old restoration) -- 9in. (23cm.) wide; together with another with carved top and sides, fret-cut sliding lid with cribbage streets and wooden base faintly inscribed John ?Roth -- 4½in. (11.5cm.) long; and an incomplete plain dome-topped domino chest lacking base and contents -- 6in. (15cm.) wide
(3)

Sold for £273
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 

AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY FRENCH NAPLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR BONE DOMINO COFFER, CIRCA 1800
with fret-cut hinged dome top to domino compartment complete with dominoes, the sides with cribbage streets and bone feet (old restoration) -- 9in. (23cm.) wide; together with another with carved top and sides, fret-cut sliding lid with cribbage streets and wooden base faintly inscribed John ?Roth -- 4½in. (11.5cm.) long; and an incomplete plain dome-topped domino chest lacking base and contents -- 6in. (15cm.) wide
(3)

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), 30th Apr, 2019

Pictures and Naval - 1-61

Sailor Art - 65-97

Shipwreck and East India Co. - 100-125

Collectables inc. Rowing, Liner and Fittings - 128-167

Instruments 170-249

Ship Models - 250-287

 

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Saturday, 27th April 
(12noon - 5pm)

Sunday, 28th April
(12noon - 5pm)

Monday, 29th April
(10am - 5pm)

Tuesday, 30th April
(10am - 11am (limited view only))

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