1 - 2 October 2013
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A SET OF FOUR WILLIAM AND MARY STYLE SILVERED WALL LIGHTS,
SECOND HALF 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
12¾in. (32.5cm.) high, 6in. (15cm.) wide, 5in. (12.5cm.) deep (4)
Sotheby's, New York, 9 April 2009, lot 36.
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