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Glass / Decanter

Burges Decanter

Burges, William

dark green blown glass body, mounted in silver with applied and engraved ornament, set with malachite panels, semi-precious stones, cloisonné enamels, coral cameos, Roman and Sassanian intaglios, Greek, Roman and Byzantine coins, and on the cover, a Chinese rock crystal Buddhist lion. The cast silver handle is in the form of a lion with an ivory head, and the spout is cast in the form of an antelope's head with a silver stopper attached by a chain

AA, M.16-1972

Miniature (painting) / Box

Roman, Jean

The box was carved from boxwood. The interior was made from the shell of a turtle (known as tortoiseshell) which was carved, heated and pressed. The miniature was painted on card and set under glass with a gilt metal mount.

AA, M.70 & A-1973

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