Decorative Arts Online Auction

May 18, 2017

LOT 185

Lot 185

Carved Bone “Prisoner of War’ Shadow Box, early 19th century

Carved Bone “Prisoner of War’ Shadow Box, early 19th century
Lot 185 Details
Carved Bone “Prisoner of War’ Shadow Box, early 19th century

modelled as a caged bird in a stage like setting, within a glazed box with hanging bale
5.1" x 5" x 1.3" — 13 x 12.7 x 3.25 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $300
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 185

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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