Online-Only Auction, 31 May - 7 June 2021

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R 11 139
Lot 111
A Boer War Prisoner of War ebony and fruitwood box, Ceylon, 1901

Lot Estimate
R 8 000 - 10 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 11 139

About this Item

A Boer War Prisoner of War ebony and fruitwood box, Ceylon, 1901


the hinged rectangular top with inlaid corners and an ebonised plaque inscribed 'HSM. MARAIS BOERE KAMP CEYLON' flanked by a pair of hearts, the front and sides applied with strapwork, raised on a plinth base, lacking lock, 14cm high, 23,4cm wide, 15cm deep

 

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