21st Sep, 2022 10:00

The Autumn Auction

  Lot 293

A Victorian gilt metal hall lantern

A Victorian gilt metal hall lantern, of octagonal form, with foliate scroll arms connecting the upper 'crown' with the main body of the lantern, each side with a painted glass panel, simulating stained glass, each decorated with a vacant armorial above a lozenge over a vacant cartouche, surmounted by 'S' scrolls supporting a fruiting finial and with a base with a central mask above swags, 127cm high, with attachments 137cm high, 60.5cm wide.


A private country estate.

Sold for £8,200

Condition Report

Surface tarnished throughout. All screws/bolts showing signs of surface rust. Structurally sound throughout. No obvious losses. One glass panel has a repair to the lower corner, all panels have some very light nibbles to the edges in places.

Bidding indicates acceptance of the condition of the lot.  All lots are sold subject to general wear and tear commensurate with age and handling over time and only obvious faults will be mentioned after a visual inspection. If you have particular specialist questions on any lot, please state these before bidding since we cannot and will not provide a forensic examination of any lot but only a general condition report as a guide only. All condition reports given by Halls Holdings Ltd's representatives or agents are statements of opinion and not fact. If you require any further information about any lots in this auction or about bidding please do not hesitate to contact us again.


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