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French Taupe Leather Serre-Papiers

with stepped serpentine tiers and brass nailhead trim, the sides with brass carrying handles.
h. 20-1/2", w. 24-1/2", d. 18-1/2"

Provenance: Leon Irwin Antiques, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Other Notes: Copy of one of a personal pair formerly owned by Edward, Prince of Wales, and offered in Sotheby's, New York, auction, "The Duke and Duchess of Windsor/The Private Collections", September 11-19, 1997, lot 2084, page 105.


In overall good condition. The leather exhibits minor rubbing and wear throughout. Some scuffing to perimeter edges. The piece is sturdy and stable. No losses to the brass hobnails observed.

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French Taupe Leather Serre-Papiers

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Jul 28, 2018
333 St. Joseph Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
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