• Focal Point - The Nicholas Gif auction at Christies

    Sale 5975

    Focal Point - The Nicholas Gifford-Mead Collection of Chimneypieces & Ornament

    29 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 118

    A BRASS AND POLISHED STEEL REGISTER GRATE FRONT

    OF GEORGE III STYLE, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A BRASS AND POLISHED STEEL REGISTER GRATE FRONT
    OF GEORGE III STYLE, CIRCA 1900
    The serpentine railed front with fluted pierced fret intersected by paterae, within beaded borders, the conforming outer frame punched with ribbon suspended bell husk swags to the frieze and foliate ornament to the sides
    48¾ in. (123.5 cm.) high; 48¼ in. (122.5 cm.) wide


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