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Aesthetic Movement "Kordofan" Brass Chamberstick

Auction:
2481
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$59$50

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Aesthetic Movement "Kordofan" Brass Chamberstick, attributed to Christopher Dresser, late 19th century, unmarked, dished drip pan, on cylindrical stem, demilune body, with curved handle with two uprights, ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

unmarked. drip pan with light rim dings, and with five small spits to metal (one with old repair).minor compression wear to inner rim of sconce, with resultant split to metal (approx. 1"). body with a 1/2" ding and two light pinpoints. base of handle pushed into body slight. age typical minor usage wear and metal darkening.

Keywords

Aesthetic Movement, Christopher Dresser, metal darkening, Ding, Lighting, Rim, Sconce

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