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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 174

    A GEORGE IV GILTWOOD AND SIMULATED VERDE ANTICO MARBLE CENTRE TABLE WITH SPECIMEN MARBLE TOP

    THE BASE CIRCA 1825, THE TOP 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV GILTWOOD AND SIMULATED VERDE ANTICO MARBLE CENTRE TABLE WITH SPECIMEN MARBLE TOP
    THE BASE CIRCA 1825, THE TOP 20TH CENTURY
    The circular top centrally inlaid with bands of verdo antico marble and red porphyry with sections of red and yellow Sicilian jasper surrounded by green porphyry and quartz, above a pedestal support on a tripartite base with lion's paw feet, later decorated
    29 in. (74 cm.) high; 42 in. (107 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    The Langford Hall Collection, 6 July 2008, Christie's, London