6 December 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 10,000
A FRENCH GILT-BRONZE AND MALACHITE GUERIDON
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
The circular veneered top above a pierced baluster tripartite stand embellished with square shaped and circular malachite cabochons, joined by a concave-sided platform hung with lappets on pierced angular scrolling feet, the reverse of the top with partially obliterated pencil inscription 'Corte Covo/Cospr...'
30¼ in. (77 cm) high; 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) diameter
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