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    Sale 5353

    Christie's Interiors

    29 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 511

    AN ITALIAN SILVER LAMPADA

    MAKER'S MARK .VM.C (WITH A DOT ABOVE THE 'M') AND AN ASSAY SCRAPE ONLY, 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ITALIAN SILVER LAMPADA
    MAKER'S MARK .VM.c (WITH A DOT ABOVE THE 'M') AND AN ASSAY SCRAPE ONLY, 19TH CENTURY
    The oil reservoir with detatchable domed top and single applied lion mask with ring dependent, hinged oval reflector on detatchable arm and with four fittings dependent, comprising: tweezers, snuffer/wick trimmer, small conical extinguisher and claw.
    24 3/8 in. (62 cm.) high
    61.5 oz. (1908 gr.)


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