10 July 2008
A PAIR OF RECTANGULAR MARBLE-VENEERED PEDESTALS
ITALIAN, 18TH CENTURY STYLE
Each with rectangular white marble top with moulded edge, above a rosso antico frieze and column with re-entrant corners veneered with lumachellone antico panels and giallo antico borders, on a conforming, moulded white marble foot; minor chips and cracks
48 in. (122cm.) high, each (2)
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