• Focal Point - The Nicholas Gif auction at Christies

    Sale 5975

    Focal Point - The Nicholas Gifford-Mead Collection of Chimneypieces & Ornament

    29 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 138

    AN IRISH GEORGE III BRASS FENDER

    CIRCA 1780

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    AN IRISH GEORGE III BRASS FENDER
    CIRCA 1780
    Of 'D'-end rectangular form, the frieze pierced and engraved with flower-heads within interlinking scrolls and lozenges below a fluted frieze
    4 7/8 in. (12.5 cm.) high; 43 1/8 in. (109.5 cm.) wide; 8¾ in. (22.3 cm.) deep


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