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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A GEORGE III OAK WALL LANTERN

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III OAK WALL LANTERN
    CIRCA 1760
    Of rectangular outline with hinged door, with mirror back and base and open top
    19 in. (48 cm.) high; 12 in. (31 cm.) wide


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    Commander Fred Hart of Trinder House, Chipping Campden and his great friend, Charles Wade (d. 1956) of Snowshill Manor, Gloucestershire were avid antique collectors and travelled regularly on buying trips together. Both Hart and Wade made regular visits to Roger Warner's shop in Burford.

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    Provenance

    Commander Fred Hart, Trinder House, Chipping Camden, Gloucestershire.
    Purchased by Roger Warner on 17 August 1971.