Patrick Moorhead: Hidden Treasures
CHRISTIE'S

Patrick Moorhead: Hidden Treasures

25.02.2021 06:00 UTC +01:00
CHRISTIE'S
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CHRISTIE'S
8 King Street, St. James's
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
Preview 04.02.2021 - 25.02.2021
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TWO CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS TWO CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS TWO CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Lot 1 TWO CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Price:  £ 1 750 Sold
Price:
 £ 1 750 Sold
Comprising: an Imari vase decorated with a continuous frieze of a blossoming cherry tree and a pair of cranes, with an eight-character mark to the underside and a famille rosevase with cream craquelure-ground decoration with various figures including a warrior, courtiers, and scholars and raised on ...
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A FRENCH 'JAPONISME' PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURAL TABLE CLOCK A FRENCH 'JAPONISME' PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURAL TABLE CLOCK A FRENCH 'JAPONISME' PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURAL TABLE CLOCK
Lot 2 A FRENCH 'JAPONISME' PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURAL TABL...
Price:  £ 1 625 Sold
Price:
 £ 1 625 Sold
Modelled as a gong with hammered surface applied with wisteria and insects and centred by a circular dial with Arabic numerals and signed 'MANOAH RHODES & SONS/ PARIS', the twin barrel movement with strike on bell, held aloft by a crouching robed figure on a square base with pierced ap...
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A PAIR OF JAPANESE IMARI PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A PAIR OF JAPANESE IMARI PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A PAIR OF JAPANESE IMARI PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Lot 3 A PAIR OF JAPANESE IMARI PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED ...
Price:  £ 6 000 Sold
Price:
 £ 6 000 Sold
Each vase profusely decorated with scrolling red and gilt floral decoration, the top border with cartouches depicting alternating phoenix and dragons, the body with panels depicting figures standing in front of cherry blossom trees, the underside with six character mark, with pleated cream shades, f...
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TWO JAPANESE GOLD AND BLACK LACQUER BOXES TWO JAPANESE GOLD AND BLACK LACQUER BOXES TWO JAPANESE GOLD AND BLACK LACQUER BOXES
Lot 4 TWO JAPANESE GOLD AND BLACK LACQUER BOXES
Price:  £ 5 000 Sold
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 £ 5 000 Sold
The larger box decorated with takamaki-e and hiramaki-edepicting blooming lotus emerging from a rocky outcrop to the top, the reverse of the cover with a landscape depicting a house by a river and enclosing a removeable tray further decorated with lotus, the sides decorated with small plants and but...
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A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE VASES, TWO MOUNTED AS LAMPS A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE VASES, TWO MOUNTED AS LAMPS A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE VASES, TWO MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Lot 5 A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE VASES, TWO MOUNTED AS LAM...
Price:  £ 5 250 Sold
Price:
 £ 5 250 Sold
Comprising: a crackle-glaze baluster vase glazed in bands of white, celadon, and ochre with French gilt and patinated-bronze base mount, a bottle form vase with wood base and fitted as a lamp with cream shade, and copper-red decorated bottle vase fading from crackled grey-green glaze with gilt-metal...
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A COLD-PAINTED METAL TORCHERE MODELLED AS A CRANE A COLD-PAINTED METAL TORCHERE MODELLED AS A CRANE A COLD-PAINTED METAL TORCHERE MODELLED AS A CRANE
Lot 6 A COLD-PAINTED METAL TORCHERE MODELLED AS A CRANE
Price:  £ 11 250 Sold
Price:
 £ 11 250 Sold
The patinated crane entwined amongst polychrome-decorated lotus leaves and a central stem issuing a blooming flower centred by a bobeche, on a large leaf base raised on branch feet, not fitted for electricity611/4 in. (155.5 cm.) high; 19 in. (48 cm.) diameter
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A PAIR OF CHINESE HONGMU HORSESHOE-BACK CHAIRS A PAIR OF CHINESE HONGMU HORSESHOE-BACK CHAIRS A PAIR OF CHINESE HONGMU HORSESHOE-BACK CHAIRS
Lot 7 A PAIR OF CHINESE HONGMU HORSESHOE-BACK CHAIRS
Price:  £ 2 000 Sold
Price:
 £ 2 000 Sold
Each with a vertical slat carved with shou roundel, the rectangular seat above a shaped apron and four round legs joined by four stretchers393/4 in. (101 cm,) high; 27 in. (68.5 cm.) wide; 191/2 in. (49.5 cm.) deep, overall201/2 in. (52 cm.) high; 20 in. (51 cm.) wide; 171/4 in. (43.5 cm.) deep, the...
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A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Lot 8 A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES, MOUNTED ...
Price:  £ 2 375 Sold
Price:
 £ 2 375 Sold
Comprising: a celadon baluster vase with craquelure on an ormolu base, a celadon baluster vase modelled with flowering branches and high relief pomegranate handles raised on a carved stained-teak base, and a copper-red glaze baluster vase on a giltwood base; each with pleated cream shades and fitted...
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A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Lot 9 A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AND COVER...
Price:  £ 2 750 Sold
Price:
 £ 2 750 Sold
Comprising: a famile rose vase with white ground decorated with birds and flowering lotus and on a circular gilt-metal base, a famille rosevase, the cover with a knob finial between an acanthus-clad harp and baluster body with scrolling floral ground set with shaped cartouches depicting birds and in...
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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY 'JAPONISME' STANDS A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY 'JAPONISME' STANDS A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY 'JAPONISME' STANDS
Lot 10 A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY 'JAPONISM...
Price:  £ 7 500 Sold
Price:
 £ 7 500 Sold
Each circular top inset with rouge griotte marble above a frieze with pierced mounts centred by acorns and an intricately carved frieze centred by pierced roundels divided by four legs headed by lion masks, joined by a central shelf and terminating in lion paw feet353/4 in. (91 cm.) high; 231/2 in. ...
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A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN VASES A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN VASES A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN VASES
Lot 12 A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN VASES
Price:  £ 5 000 Sold
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 £ 5 000 Sold
Each of baluster form and decorated in blue underglaze with dragons chasing a flaming pearl amongst clouds191/2 in. (49.5 cm.) high; 141/2 in. (37 cm.) diameter
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A PAIR OF JAPANESE KUTANI-STYLE VASES A PAIR OF JAPANESE KUTANI-STYLE VASES A PAIR OF JAPANESE KUTANI-STYLE VASES
Lot 13 A PAIR OF JAPANESE KUTANI-STYLE VASES
Price:  £ 2 000 Sold
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 £ 2 000 Sold
Each of slightly tapering form with waisted neck, decorated with red and gilt patchwork ground and centred by a cartouche of a seated maiden and attendants in a landscape framed by dragons, the reverse with a scene of phoenix with a flowering tree, the underside with a nine-character mark and a blue...
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A PAIR OF FRENCH 'JAPONISME' ORMOLU-MOUNTED CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A PAIR OF FRENCH 'JAPONISME' ORMOLU-MOUNTED CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS A PAIR OF FRENCH 'JAPONISME' ORMOLU-MOUNTED CERAMIC VASES, MOUNTED AS LAMPS
Lot 14 A PAIR OF FRENCH 'JAPONISME' ORMOLU-MOUNTED CERAMI...
Price:  £ 2 500 Sold
Price:
 £ 2 500 Sold
Each ovi-form 'oeuf' vase with cream craquelure glaze surmounted with lotus finial and fitment above a flower and cross-hatch decoration rim and raised on a circular base with stylised-cloud feet, the underside variously marked 'B700 [?]'281/2 in. (72.5 cm.) high, including fitme...
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A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE JARDINIERES A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE JARDINIERES A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE JARDINIERES
Lot 15 A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE JARDINIERES
Price:  £ 3 200
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Each with circular rim decorated with florals above a red and yellow trellis-ground body decorated with bats and large roundels depicting dragons chasing a flaming pearl163/4 in. (42.5 cm.) high; 181/2 in. (47 cm.) diameter
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A PAIR OF REGENCY BRASS-INLAID CALAMANDER, EBONY AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD SIDE CABINETS A PAIR OF REGENCY BRASS-INLAID CALAMANDER, EBONY AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD SIDE CABINETS A PAIR OF REGENCY BRASS-INLAID CALAMANDER, EBONY AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD SIDE CABINETS
Lot 16 A PAIR OF REGENCY BRASS-INLAID CALAMANDER, EBONY A...
Price:  £ 4 375 Sold
Price:
 £ 4 375 Sold
The rectangular top with ebony borders inset with six-pointed stars and brass-banded side edges above a central frieze with decorated 'S'-scroll and anthemion and a glazed door hung with green silk backing and enclosing two adjustable shelves, flanked by conforming star-inset side and on a...
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A PAIR OF GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD CARD TABLES A PAIR OF GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD CARD TABLES A PAIR OF GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD CARD TABLES
Lot 17 A PAIR OF GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD CARD TAB...
Price:  £ 3 250 Sold
Price:
 £ 3 250 Sold
Each with swivel and hinged 'D'-shaped top with a brass-inlaid border decorated with rosettes, enclosing a circular green baize-lining, on square stepped columns with gadrooned collars, a concave-sided quatrefoil platform inset with rosettes flanked by vines and contre-partiefloral roundel...
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A WILLIAM IV BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN HARDSTONE-INLAID TABLE A WILLIAM IV BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN HARDSTONE-INLAID TABLE A WILLIAM IV BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN HARDSTONE-INLAID TABLE
Lot 18 A WILLIAM IV BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN HARDS...
Price:  £ 4 800
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The rectangular top inset with square specimens of various English hardstones including Blue John, Dukes Red and Purbeck marble, within an up-turned scroll acanthus border above two lyre-form supports centred by rosettes and joined by an arched stretcher, stamped beneath top '017673', rais...
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A PAIR OF CEYLONESE SPECIMEN-WOOD AND BONE-INLAID EBONY HEXAGONAL SIDE TABLES A PAIR OF CEYLONESE SPECIMEN-WOOD AND BONE-INLAID EBONY HEXAGONAL SIDE TABLES A PAIR OF CEYLONESE SPECIMEN-WOOD AND BONE-INLAID EBONY HEXAGONAL SIDE TABLES
Lot 19 A PAIR OF CEYLONESE SPECIMEN-WOOD AND BONE-INLAID ...
Price:  £ 7 500 Sold
Price:
 £ 7 500 Sold
Each with hexagonal brass and chevron-banded top with leaf-carved edge enclosing centred by a rosette of specimen woods including satinwood, wenge, Indian rosewood, and palmwood divided by diamond-decorated banding, above a moulded frieze enclosing a drawer to one side, on twin leaf-wrapped scrolled...
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A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY WINE COOLER A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY WINE COOLER A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY WINE COOLER
Lot 20 A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY WINE COOLER
Price:  £ 4 000
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Of large scale, the oval hinged top with radiating patera centred by a rosette finial, above slightly tapering body with brass escutcheon and enclosing a lead-lined interior, on four baluster feet with castors 211/2 in. (54.5 cm.) high; 29 in. (73.5 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep
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A PAIR OF CHINESE MOTHER-OF-PEARL, SOAPSTONE, AND HARDSTONE-INLAID BLACK-LACQUER CABINETS A PAIR OF CHINESE MOTHER-OF-PEARL, SOAPSTONE, AND HARDSTONE-INLAID BLACK-LACQUER CABINETS A PAIR OF CHINESE MOTHER-OF-PEARL, SOAPSTONE, AND HARDSTONE-INLAID BLACK-LACQUER CABINETS
Lot 21 A PAIR OF CHINESE MOTHER-OF-PEARL, SOAPSTONE, AND ...
Price:  £ 27 500 Sold
Price:
 £ 27 500 Sold
Each with rectangular top above two hinged doors decorated with courtly maidens amongst various landscapes dotted with mountains, pagodas, temples, and gardens and mounted with a central lacquered-brass pin lock and articulated handles, opening to reveal two shelves and flanked by borders of mother-...
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A PAIR OF JAPANESE TURQUOISE-GROUND CLOISONNE ENAMEL CHARGERS A PAIR OF JAPANESE TURQUOISE-GROUND CLOISONNE ENAMEL CHARGERS A PAIR OF JAPANESE TURQUOISE-GROUND CLOISONNE ENAMEL CHARGERS
Lot 22 A PAIR OF JAPANESE TURQUOISE-GROUND CLOISONNE ENAM...
Price:  £ 12 500 Sold
Price:
 £ 12 500 Sold
Each large circular dish finely decorated with flowering wisteria, peonies, and cherry blossoms against a blue sky with birds and butterflies within a geometric border, the reverse decorated with scrolls against a deeper blue ground24 in. (61 cm.) diameter; 33/4 in. (9.5 cm.) deep
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A CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER EIGHT-FOLD SCREEN A CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER EIGHT-FOLD SCREEN A CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER EIGHT-FOLD SCREEN
Lot 23 A CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER EIGHT-FOLD SCREEN
Price:  £ 8 125 Sold
Price:
 £ 8 125 Sold
Decorated to each side with scenes of Chinese figures in a landscape carrying out various pursuits against a dark brown ground, each panel with further individual scenes of landscapes and flowers to the top and base, framed overall with scrolling vines centred by flowers, one side flanked by scenes ...
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A CHINESE CLOISONNE-ENAMEL LARGE TRIPOD CENSOR AND COVER, ON STAND A CHINESE CLOISONNE-ENAMEL LARGE TRIPOD CENSOR AND COVER, ON STAND A CHINESE CLOISONNE-ENAMEL LARGE TRIPOD CENSOR AND COVER, ON STAND
Lot 24 A CHINESE CLOISONNE-ENAMEL LARGE TRIPOD CENSOR AND...
Price:  £ 4 000
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Of large scale, the double-domed cover with lion final and decorated with dragons chasing a flaming pearl, above a bulbous body with scrolling foliate motifs against a turquoise ground and on three beast-headed legs, with apocryphal Qianlong reign mark, on a circular ebonised pine stand391/2 in. (10...
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A PAIR OF LARGE JAPANESE IMARI VASES AND COVERS, ON STANDS A PAIR OF LARGE JAPANESE IMARI VASES AND COVERS, ON STANDS A PAIR OF LARGE JAPANESE IMARI VASES AND COVERS, ON STANDS
Lot 25 A PAIR OF LARGE JAPANESE IMARI VASES AND COVERS, O...
Price:  £ 20 000 Sold
Price:
 £ 20 000 Sold
Each with domed cover decorated with a continuous frieze depicting a dragon chasing its tail and framed with scenes of blooming cherry trees above a baluster-form body profusely decorated with geometric roundels, scrolling foliage, and large alternating scenes of a figure riding an ox in a landscape...
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A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID OAK AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD LIBRARY TABLE A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID OAK AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD LIBRARY TABLE A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID OAK AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD LIBRARY TABLE
Lot 26 A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID OAK AND INDIAN ROSEWOOD LIB...
Price:  £ 18 000
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The circular rotating top centred by a brown oak roundel outlined and issuing ebony strung radiating panels, encircled by a cut-brass acanthus inlaid outer border above a gadrooned edge, the frieze fitted with eight drawers, on a bowl shaped pedestal carved with basket pattern, on four crouching leg...
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A NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLE A NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLE A NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLE
Lot 27 A NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLE
Price:  £ 4 375 Sold
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 £ 4 375 Sold
The later 'D'-shaped portasanta pink and grey veined marble top above two griffon monopediae and a pair of fluted columnar supports to the back, raised on a faux marble and parcel-gilt concave-fronted base, refreshments to gilding and decoration; the console table reconstructed in its pres...
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A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED BROWN OAK, OAK AND EBONISED OAK LARGE CELLARET A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED BROWN OAK, OAK AND EBONISED OAK LARGE CELLARET A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED BROWN OAK, OAK AND EBONISED OAK LARGE CELLARET
Lot 28 A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED BROWN OAK, OAK AND EBONISE...
Price:  £ 7 000
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Of large scale, the hinged domed-lid with a lotus finial and scroll handles above a rectangular base with further lion mask handles and berried-laurel wreath mounts to the front and reverse, on ebonised paw feet with later recessed castors, the lion's mask handles and feet probably replaced321/...
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A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND EBONISED DESK A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND EBONISED DESK A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND EBONISED DESK
Lot 29 A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND EBONISED DES...
Price:  £ 5 000 Sold
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 £ 5 000 Sold
The rounded rectangular top strung with ebony border above two frieze drawers and two false drawers to the reverse, the short sides mounted with Egyptian-revival winged orbs and the corners with anthemion, on pilaster end supports with volute out-scrolled feet joined by a turned stretcher29 in. (74 ...
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A LARGE ENGLISH GILTWOOD CONVEX MIRROR A LARGE ENGLISH GILTWOOD CONVEX MIRROR A LARGE ENGLISH GILTWOOD CONVEX MIRROR
Lot 30 A LARGE ENGLISH GILTWOOD CONVEX MIRROR
Price:  £ 10 000
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The circular frame with perched eagle cresting flanked by acanthus leaves and suspending from its beak swagged chains and balls, mounted with spheres and five-pointed stars encircling a convex mirror within an ebonised border, above further acanthus and issuing a pair of leaf-clad candle arms with a...
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A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY HEXAGONAL WINE-COOLER ON STAND A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY HEXAGONAL WINE-COOLER ON STAND A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY HEXAGONAL WINE-COOLER ON STAND
Lot 31 A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY HEXAGONAL WINE...
Price:  £ 1 875 Sold
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 £ 1 875 Sold
The hinged brass-bound cover fronted with a small loop handle above a conforming base mounted with a hinged handle to each side and enclosing a removeable white-metal liner, the stand with fluted border and raised on four fluted tapering square legs with castors27 in. (68.5 cm.) high; 201/4 in. (51....
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