24 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A LATE VICTORIAN BRASS-MOUNTED WALNUT HALL STAND
ATTRIBUTED TO JAMES SHOOLBRED & CO., LATE 19TH CENTURY
The rectangular reeded tablet shelf with shaped galleried back, above a frieze drawer with convex quarter fillets and an original handle, on shaped pierced supports, the sides with an open back and curved brass rail above a pierced galleried shelf, the sides with segmental removable black-painted metal trays trays, on reeded and moulded plinths, with shaped brass feet, the drawer stamped with registration mark for 3 November 1883
39¾ in. (101 cm.) high; 39¾ in. (101 cm.) wide; 12¼ in. (31 cm.) deep
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A hall stand of this model was sold anonymously, in these Rooms, 13 September 2007, lot 1133 (£8,500 including premium).
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