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George III Brass Coal Grate and Matched Tools

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

George III Brass Coal Grate and Matched Tools, England, late 18th/early 19th century, with downswept convex-shaped pearled frieze with incised bosses, reticulated trellis with fleur-de-lis and rosette motif, with central incised shield of floral and foliate swags, flanked by tapered supports surmounted by urn finials, ht. 27 1/2, wd. 32 1/2; tools with shovel, tongs, and poker, in paw-footed stand.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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United Kingdom, Fleur-de-lis, Tongs

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