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    Sale 7710

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics Including Property from The Palazzo of a Milanese Noble Family

    19 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 80

    A SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED 'MECCA' TRESTLE-TABLE WITH SPECIMEN MARBLE TOP

    THE BASE LATE 17TH CENTURY WITH 19TH CENTURY ALTERATIONS, THE MARBLE-TOP 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED 'MECCA' TRESTLE-TABLE WITH SPECIMEN MARBLE TOP
    THE BASE LATE 17TH CENTURY WITH 19TH CENTURY ALTERATIONS, THE MARBLE-TOP 18TH CENTURY
    The top inlaid with a geometric design of various marbles and hardstones, including brocatello di Spagna, porfido verde, verde antico, lumachella and porphyry, and centred by a lapis star, on scrolled and pierced acanthus-carved supports joined by an iron stretcher with floral terminals, on paw feet
    32½ in. (82.5 cm.) high; 51½ in. (130.8 cm.) wide; 26 7/8 in. (68.2 cm.) deep


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