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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 97

    A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY WALKING STICK STAND

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY WALKING STICK STAND
    Circa 1880
    The rectangular frame on fluted and spirally-turned columnar supports with ball finials and inverted breakfront plinth with tin drip-pan
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 40 in. (102 cm.) 12½ in. (32 cm.) deep


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    This umbrella or stick stand is designed in a bold style promoted by Philip Webb (d.1915), sometimes known as the founding father of Arts and Crafts architecture.

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