Lot 97

PAIR OF SMALL CABINETS known as "contador" made of carved wood and exotic wood veneer (teak, ebony rosewood, sissan) and bone with interlaced circle decoration, centered with a four large-pointed star in frames with punctuations imitating nails. The upper body, which forms a cabinet, opens to four drawers simulating six, with cut-out and pierced brass angles and lock inserts. The lower body opens with two drawers in its upper part, its lower part is hollowed out with low arches and feet decorated with stylised terms.
Indo-Portuguese, 17th century.
Height: 106 cm - Width: 54,5 cm - Depth: 33,5 cm
(some restorations, lacks and small cracks).

Location of the item
France - 75116 Paris