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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 108

    A GEORGE III ORMOLU-MOUNTED GLASS HALL LANTERN

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III ORMOLU-MOUNTED GLASS HALL LANTERN
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Of tapering vase form with smoke shade and three chain suspension, the rim with beaded brass ring with alternating paterae and ram's masks and husk swags, with candle socket and foliate finial, with later three-light electric fitment and smoke-shade
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 13 in. (33 cm.) diameter


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