A Victorian, Regency style, sarcophagus form mahogany and marquetry wine cooler, possibly Irish
Lot 519
A Victorian, Regency style, sarcophagus form mahogany and marquetry wine cooler, possibly Irish
Sold for £750 (US$ 1,260) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Victorian, Regency style, sarcophagus form mahogany and marquetry wine cooler, possibly Irish
Inlaid with ebony and boxwood stringing and goncalo alves type crossbanding, decorated all over with paterae, garrya pendants, ribbons and foliate scrolls, the hinged lid enclosing a lead-lined, compartmentalised interior, the tapering sides with brass lions' mask carrying handles, on a plinth base with ebonised lions' paw feet, base with part of retailer's label '6703...AR & Beatty, Ltd, House Furnishers, ...fton St, Dublin', lacking several small sections of veneer, 70cm wide x 56cm deep x 64cm high, (27.5" wide x 22" deep x 25" high)
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    Bonhams
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    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
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