Lot 1731
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A PAIR OF VICTORIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED COMPOSITION WALL HANGINGS

SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
Price Realised: USD 2375.00
Estimate : USD 500 - 800
Description

Each with shell-form finials above arrangements of fruit, ribbons and flowers
50¼ in. (127.5 cm.) high

Lot Notes

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Please note this lot is the property of an estate

The condition of lots can vary widely and the nature of the lots sold means that they are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.

6¾ in. (17 cm.) wide, 2¾ in. (7 cm.) deep

These wall hangings are in quite good condition overall. There are the inevitable minor scuffs, scratches, abrasions and shrinkage overall consistent with age and use. There are a number of shrinkage cracks and restored breaks. There are some minor losses to the decoration scheme. Previously gilded.

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