London, South Kensington
3 July 2002
An Irish wrought iron standing adjustable rushlight, second half 18th century
the stem with decorative scrollwork, on tripod base -- 41½in. (105.5cm.) high
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Robert Ashley, The Rushlight and Related Holders, Ashley Publications, 2001, page 260, fig. 227.
The fancy scrollwork is typical of the regional style in County Meath, Ireland.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Please note the estimate on this lot should read £500-800.
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