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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 110

    A LATE VICTORIAN BLACK BASALTWARE CLASSICAL URN CONVERTED TO A LAMP

    BY ADAM, TUNSTALL, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A LATE VICTORIAN BLACK BASALTWARE CLASSICAL URN CONVERTED TO A LAMP
    BY ADAM, TUNSTALL, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1890
    Stamped 'ADAM', 'TUNSTALL ENGLAND', 'ESTBD 1657', and with the initial 'JC', fitted for electricity, with shade, on later oak plinth
    18 in. (46 cm.) high, excluding shade


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    Provenance

    The late Sir Cecil Beaton, C.B.E., Reddish House, Broadchalke, Wiltshire, sold Christie's house sale, 9-10 June 1980, lot 229.