A Victorian silver table lamp London 1872  (2)
Lot 401
A Victorian silver table lamp London 1872 (2)
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,368) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Antique Silver
A Victorian silver table lamp
London 1872
Of classical form, the circular base on three paw feet, with amphora shaped lower column engraved with presentation inscription, issuing three mythical birds heads, to hexagonal column, with guilloche, anthemion and acanthus decoration, and another silver table lamp with projecting rose bosses, height 52cm overall, and 22cm overall. (2)

Footnotes

  • The presentation inscription reads;
    Presented Along With A Silver Tankard By A Number Of Glasgow Citizens To Robert Hutchison Esqr. Auctioneer, Glasgow, On His Retirement From Business As A Testimonial In Recognition Of His Many Amiable Qualities And Of The Satisfactory Manner He Has For Upwards Of 30 years Discharged his Public Duties Glasgow 13th August 1873.
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  1. Alexis Tortolano
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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  2. Fiona Hamilton
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    Edinburgh, EH2 1JX
    United Kingdom
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