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Lot 0512 Details

Description
A FOUR PIECE VICTORIAN CAST BRASS FIREPLACE SET, PROBABLY ENGLISH, CIRCA 1880, in the Baroque Revival style and comprising a rectangular stand with twist reeded and scrolling arms joined by a twist reeded handle, above a shallow relief detailed double scrolling arched back plate centering a flaming urn finial, above a ribbon tied drapery swag and a spread winged bat snarling lion mask over a curling strapwork cartouche flanked by blossoming rinceaux, on a conforming molded trim base enclosing scrolling acanthus decoration and raised on paw feet, reversing to back stamped "172," underside incised "5 3/8," height: 21 3/4", width: 10", depth: 10"; fireplace tongs with a serpentine form handle ending in shaped talons, height: 24 1/2", a poker with serpentine form handle ending in "L" shaped steel, height: 24 1/4", an ash shovel with serpentine form handle ending in a shaped flat panned spade, height: 25".
Condition
Good condition, normal wear from use. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."
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A FOUR PIECE VICTORIAN CAST BRASS FIREPLACE SET,

Estimate $250 - $550Sep 11, 2016
Starting Price $125
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