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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    A GERMAN ORMOLU SURTOUT-DE-TABLE

    BERLIN, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN ORMOLU SURTOUT-DE-TABLE
    BERLIN, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The oval plate within an anthemion-cast pierced gallery, on winged claw feet, with remains of stencil mark 'VV/7/[P?]'
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high; 36 in. (91.5 cm.) diameter


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    The Coltman-Rogers family have been living at Stanage Castle, Knighton, on the Welsh border, since the early 19th Century.

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    Provenance

    Jonathan Coltman-Rogers, Stanage Park, Knighton, Powys.


    Saleroom Notice

    The surtout-de-table is sold together with its original wooden travelling box.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN