27 November 2002,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 25,850
GBP 12,000 - GBP 18,000
A large Austrian or German antler and polychrome terracotta mounted nine light chandelier, circa 1900
Triform, with two tiers of three deer heads, the central pendant with three boar tusks, restorations
58in. (147.5cm.) high, 40in. (101.5cm.) across
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Previously sold in the sale of Christie's auf Schloss Anholt, 20th-21st November 2001, as lot 900.
VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price and buyer's premium when purchased by non-EU purchasers.
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