DuMouchelles
Live Auction

March 2024: Day One

Thu, Mar 14, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 204

French Empire Boulle & Ebony Document Box, C. 1840, H 5.75", W 13", D 9.25"

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
French Empire Brass Boulle inlay to the ebony top, with beaded edge, hinged top opens to reveal a fabric interior, brass escutcheon, on brass ball feet with grape and leaf designs. A rare and fine French antique. Property of a Bloomfield Hills discriminating private collector. Provenance: Property from a private collector of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Condition

Minor edge wear and light scratches commensurate with age and use. Inside fabric has stains. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
Property from a private collector of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.