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    Sale 5908

    Christie's Interiors

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 423

    A PAIR OF NOVELTY FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A PAIR OF NOVELTY FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE CANDLESTICKS
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Each in the form of a frog supporting a candle nozzle on rouge griotte marble base
    8¾ in. (22 cm.) high
    And a similar inkwell in the form of a snail supported by two frogs on an onyx base - 5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) wide (3)


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