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    Sale 5913

    Christie's Interiors

    16 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 244

    AN ELECTROPLATED SEVEN-LIGHT CAST CANDELABRUM

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, PROBABLY SECOND HALF OF 19TH CENTURY

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    AN ELECTROPLATED SEVEN-LIGHT CAST CANDELABRUM
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, PROBABLY SECOND HALF OF 19TH CENTURY
    The branches terminating in mythical birds with human heads, centred by a putto holding a mask aloft, the triform base with three claw supports capped by female heads
    34½ in. (87.7 cm.) high


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