15th January 2022 9:30 GMT/BST
oblong, hinged to reveal carved wood icons on each side, the top engraved with an inscription in Greek and dated '1750'
8.2cm high, 12cm wide open
Sold for £650
Estimated at £200 - £300
There are some scratches and bruising to the outer case overall. One hook is lacking and a ring has been added to the loop instead. There are some chips and scratches to the carving which in general would benefit from being cleaned.
Auction: Jewellery, Watches & Silver, 15th January 2022
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