• 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 94

    A GEORGE III STEEL REGISTER GRATE

    CIRCA 1790

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III STEEL REGISTER GRATE
    CIRCA 1790
    The basket with serpentine rails and urn-shaped finials, above a fluted pierced fret within applied beaded borders and applied and engraved central patera, the conforming frame with engraved plate to the top centred by a key aperture for adjusting the flu
    42 in. (106.5 cm.) high; 37½ in. (95.3 cm.) wide; 11½ in. (29 cm.) deep


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