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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU AND SPECIMEN MARBLE PANEL

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU AND SPECIMEN MARBLE PANEL
    19TH CENTURY
    Inset with various marbles and hard stones including verde antico, bianco e nero, Breccia di Semesanto, broccatella di Spagna, alabastro fiorito and fior di pesco, within a rectangular moulded surround with beaded acanthus clasps to the corners, with a possibly later added paper label to the reverse, inscribed Constructa Anno Domini MDCCLXXII die VIII Julies'
    19¾ x 25¾ in. (50 x 65.5 cm.)


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