• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 5

    A WROUGHT-IRON DOUBLE ENDED FIRE SPIT

    IN SEVENTEENTH CENTURY STYLE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WROUGHT-IRON DOUBLE ENDED FIRE SPIT
    IN SEVENTEENTH CENTURY STYLE, 19TH CENTURY
    With two swivel branches hung with pot hooks, decorated with punched motifs and with applied iron masks, supporting a later iron firebasket, the horizontal stretcher incised with the initials 'V.C.'
    43 in. (109 cm.) high; 46 in. (117 cm.) long


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