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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 211

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED CAST COMPORT STANDS

    CIRCA 1865/75

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED CAST COMPORT STANDS
    CIRCA 1865/75
    The central supports in the form of vines with pendent grape clusters, one with stag and couchant doe on simulated rocky asymetrical base with rococo borders, the other with group of three pheasants, each complete with etched and part-frosted glass dish
    11 5/8 in. (29.4 cm.) high and 11 1/8 in (28.3 cm.) high (2)


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