Lot 277
Pair of George III Inlaid Mahogany Knife Boxes
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Late 18th century, mahogany and mixed wood veneers, hinged lids with oval inlay having detailed penwork of classically dressed figures in a mountainous landscape, interior of lid with nautical star inlay, divided and line inlaid compartment, the sides of the case with repeating inlaid panels showing figures with drawn weapons, flush base.

14.25 x 9 x 10 in.

No keys; one box with vertical shrinkage crack at front center of case/lid; some minor edge inlay loss/repair; one box with loose hinges.

$1,000 - 2,000