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A LATE GEORGE III BOXWOOD BIRD LURE

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A LATE GEORGE III BOXWOOD BIRD LURE

CIRCA 1800

Details
A LATE GEORGE III BOXWOOD BIRD LURE CIRCA 1800 Of baluster form with acorn-shaped finial 4¾in. (12cm.) long; And another late George III bird lure, in sycamore (2)
Provenance
Levi Collection numbers 256 and 642.
Special Notice

This lot is offered without reserve.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
This lot is subject to storage and collection charges. **For Furniture and Decorative Objects, storage charges commence 7 days from sale. Please contact department for further details.**

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Lot Essay

Comparative Literature:
Edward H. Pinto, Treen and other Wooden Bygones, Bell and Hyman, London 1969. Chapter XV, see similar examples illustrated pl.245, fig's.M and N.

Two comparable bird lures were sold in Christie's Great Rooms, London, Property of a Gentleman, 21st July 1977.

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