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    Sale 1993

    Important English Furniture

    25 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    A VICTORIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT CARVED WOOD AND COMPOSITION COAT-OF-ARMS

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT CARVED WOOD AND COMPOSITION COAT-OF-ARMS
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    With lion and unicorn supporters framing the Royal Coat of Arms within the Order of the Garter belt inscribed 'HONI SOIT QUI MALY PENSE', all in front of the Union Jack and above scrolling foliage with the motto inscribed 'DIEU ET MON DROIT'
    50 in. (127 cm.) high, 62 in. (158 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 24 April 1992, lot 54.