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    Sale 5370

    Christie's Interiors

    11 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 320

    A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER COMPORT STAND

    MARK OF JOSEPH ROUND, SHEFFIELD, 1893

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER COMPORT STAND
    MARK OF JOSEPH ROUND, SHEFFIELD, 1893
    The part-fluted and foliate chased pedestal supporting four openwork 'petals' on a domed base upon which sit two putti, one playing Pan's pipes, the other a lyre, the whole raised upon four acanthus leaf and scroll bracket feet, together with a later glass bowl
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high; 8¾ in. (22.4 cm.) diameter
    53 oz. (1645 gr.)


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