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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    A SET OF FOUR ORMOLU AND BRONZED THREE-LIGHT WALL LIGHTS

    FRENCH OR RUSSIAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF FOUR ORMOLU AND BRONZED THREE-LIGHT WALL LIGHTS
    FRENCH OR RUSSIAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each with canted rectangular Medusa backplate encircled by laurel and oak leaves, surmounted by Minerva's helmet, issuing three arrows with balls issuing nozzles and scalloped drip-pans, minor variations
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high; 11 in. (28 cm.) wide; 10½ in. (26.5 cm.) deep (4)


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