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    Sale 5343

    Christie's Interiors

    8 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 241

    A SUITE OF THREE VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED DESSERT STANDS,

    CIRCA 1880,

    Price Realised  

    A SUITE OF THREE VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED DESSERT STANDS,
    CIRCA 1880,
    Circular openwork form, lacking glass liners, sides pierced with foliage, applied with rams' heads with chains dependent, on 4 scroll supports issuing from a central ball on domed, circular foot, one 9½ in. diameter (24.5 cm.), the smaller pair 8 in. diameter (20 cm.), ALSO a Victorian plated wine cooler, mark of Elkington & Co., 1846, decorated with "C" scrolls, diaperwork, fruit & flowers, on scrolling foliate feet, the rim with pendent flowers, one side with crested cartouche, 8¾ in. high (22 cm.). (4)


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