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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 393

    A FRENCH IRON LOCK

    16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH IRON LOCK
    16TH CENTURY
    Of three arcaded panels with gilt iron or brass sheet backings, the central panel set with a female Saint below a projecting canopy
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high


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    Similar examples are illustrated in Edgar B. Frank, Old French Ironwork: The Craftsman and His Art, Cambridge, 1950, nos. 68 and 69.

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