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Black Basalt Plaque

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3234B
Lot:
27
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Black Basalt Plaque, England, 19th century, molded with figure of a centaur piping to a dancing baby centaur picking fruit from a tree, inscribed below "Cheiron 1782," lg. 11 5/8 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $400-600

Several rim chips.


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Jeffrey Milkins, Centaurs, Chiron, Digital typography, Greek mythology, Typefaces, United Kingdom

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