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    Sale 12035

    Christie's Interiors

    6 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 278

    A SWISS BRASS AND ENAMELLED MODEL OF A DOMED BIRD-CAGE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A SWISS BRASS AND ENAMELLED MODEL OF A DOMED BIRD-CAGE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Enclosing a wooden perch with three polychrome painted birds, the frieze centred by an oval medallion, formally fitted with a clock to the underside, now fitted for electricity
    17 ½ in. (44.5 cm.) high; 12 in. (31 cm.) square


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