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George V Figural Sterling Spirit Lamp

Auction:
2481
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

George V Figural Sterling Spirit Lamp, Birmingham, 1911, maker's mark rubbed, formed as a Brownie or a sprite, the figure with round face and humorous features, the burner at top of head between pointed ears, ovoid body, with slender limbs and pointed feet and hands, ht. 2 7/8 in., approx. 2 troy oz.
Estimate $150-250

Two dents to the back of the head, one a pinpoint, the other the size of an eraser; one ear slightly bent forward; general usage wear, else very good,

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George V Figural Sterling Spirit Lamp, Brownie, Ear

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