A 17th century Italian bone-inlaid walnut casket – estimate $600-900 in the Stair auction on July 15.

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For over 40 years Pellettieri honed his eye working with some of the best dealers and auctioneers in European 16th and 17th century furniture and works of art.

This 17th century Italian bone-Inlaid walnut casket inlaid with figures and the inscription Semel Data Durabit, 10in (25cm) across, has an estimate of $600-900.