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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED FROSTED AND CUT-GLASS HANGING LIGHT

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED FROSTED AND CUT-GLASS HANGING LIGHT
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The bowl with Greek key decoration and with applied satyr masks, each issuing two serpents, and with a leaf-and-berry pendant.
    12½ in. (32 cm.) high; 12½ in. (32 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    Sir Paul Getty, K.B.E. and by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 1-13)