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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 692

    A GOTHIC REVIVAL CAST-IRON OCTAGONAL BIRDCAGE

    STAMPED BY MILLER IRON COMPANY, PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1870-1882

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GOTHIC REVIVAL CAST-IRON OCTAGONAL BIRDCAGE
    Stamped by Miller Iron Company, Providence, Rhode Island, Circa 1870-1882
    Base stamped MILLER IRON CO. PROV. RI
    15¾ in. high, 10½ in. wide, 10½ in. deep


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    For more on the Miller Iron Company, see Barbara Israel, Antique Garden Ornament: two centuries of American taste (New York, 1999), pp. 114-115, cat. no. 7.20.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Sold Northeast Auction, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, April 1, 2005, lot 903