20 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A SET OF THREE VICTORIAN GILT-BRASS AND STEEL FIRE-IRONS
Comprising a pierced shovel, poker and set of tongs, the shovel stamped 'S'; together with a Regency mahogany and brass fire-bucket, a pair of late Victorian gilt-brass rests, and a modern fire-guard
The tongs - 31¼ in. (79.5 cm.) long, and shorter (7)
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Acquired form Piers von Westenholz, London.
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