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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III CUT-GLASS AND ORMOLU TWO-LIGHT WALL LIGHTS

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III CUT-GLASS AND ORMOLU TWO-LIGHT WALL LIGHTS
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    Each with central bowl issuing two scrolled branches with a star-cut drip-pan hung with droplets and with a baluster nozzle, with central shaped branch hung with droplets, and central faceted flêche with droplet-hung canopy surmounted by a pine-cone finial, the underside with pine-cone finial, losses and replacements, one nozzle replaced, lettered A-F and with further letters under each nozzle
    23 in. (58.5 cm.) high; 14 in. (35.5 cm.) wide; 9½ in. (24 cm.) deep (2)


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