45. A cutlery canteen
A cutlery canteen
Late 18th century, mahogany with marquetery
Sloping lid, the inside decorated with a marquetery shell ornament and on the exterior a marquetery sunflower in an oval. Moulded serpentine front. The edges and stiles with decorative moulding.
H. 37 x W. 22.8 x D. 27 cm