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    Sale 12029

    The Opulent Eye - 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art, Ceramics & Carpets

    7 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 172

    A FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED-BRONZE, CUT GLASS AND IVORY SIX-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    CIRCA 1880

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED-BRONZE, CUT GLASS AND IVORY SIX-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    CIRCA 1880
    The faceted stem supported by an elephant with ivory tusks over a terminal issuing scrolling branches hung with clear and purple faceted drops, fitted for electricity
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 22 ¾ in. (58 cm.) wide


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.