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Greek Silver Lampada

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
735
Sold for:
$444$375

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Greek Silver Lampada, 20th century, two-part, with ovoid base with copper liner and pierced double gourd-form top with cruciform finial, base rim engraved with Greek inscription and stamped with marks, with associated white metal hanging chain, body lg. not including chain 9 in., approx. 9 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

chain white metal and associated. overall minor age wear.
Likely an incense burner rather than a lampada.

Keywords

white metal hanging chain, chain white metal, Oil lamp, Pottery

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