16 September 1999,
Price realised GBP 5,175
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A PAIR OF WILLIAM IV GILTWOOD PELMETS
Each with central eagle surmounting a ribbon-tied acanthus and flanked by scrolling foliage, traces of gilding, restorations
80 in. (203 cm.) long (2)
New York +1 212 636 2000
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The provenance for this pair of pelmets is:
Evoca Lodge, Co. Louth, Ireland.
The estimate is 3,000-5,000 and not as stated in the catalogue.
The estimate on this lot is 3,000-5,000 and not as stated in the catalogue.
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