24 - 25 January 2001
A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY BIRDCAGE ON A COLONIAL HARDWOOD STAND
Second half of 19th century
Of tempietto form, the whole with pierced gothic tracery, the top with pierced gallery and circular lid, the case set at the cardinal points with four rotating pulpits and set with two opposed doors, one side with sliding tray, on an octagonal pierced base and associated Indian stand
44½in. (113cm.) high, 36in. (91cm.) wide
Anonymous sale in these Rooms, 17 October 1997, lot 514 ($4,370).
With Marshall Edward Antiques, San Francisco.
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