London, South Kensington
4 June 2008
A PAIR OF COALBROOKDALE BLACK PAINTED CAST-IRON WALKING STICK STANDS
Each with open rectangular framework with four divisions and turned finials, the uprights cast with stylised foliate scrolls, the base with two detachable trays, each stamped, 'No 250 for 18', registration kite and 'No 330925'
25½ in. (65 cm.) high; 36 in. (91 cm.) wide; 10¼ in. (26 cm.) deep (2)
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