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English Regency Cream-Painted and Parcel-Gilt Tole and Cast Iron Purdonium

first quarter 19th century, the sarcophagus-form coal box mounted with a lion's-head masque grasping a ring, the cover decorated with reeding, raised on gilt cast iron paw feet, the interior with a liner.
h. 19-1/2", w. 15-3/4", d. 15-1/4"

Provenance: Sotheby's, New York, "Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor", September 24-25, 2012, lot 337, page 257. Shown in situ page 256, the master bedroom; Private collection, Mobile, Alabama.

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English Regency Tole and Iron Purdonium

Estimate $1,200 - $1,800Jul 28, 2018
333 St. Joseph Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
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