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Pair of Gilt-bronze-mounted Granite Obelisks

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
514
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Gilt-bronze-mounted Granite Obelisks, modern, each plinth mounted with garlands and inset with a panel depicting classical figures, front feet in the form of eagles, ht. 34 1/4, base wd. 9, dp. 8 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

No visible damage or repairs. Ferrous metal frame.


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Keywords

Ancient Egyptian architecture, Ancient Egyptian technology, Art media, Monoliths, Obelisk, Physical objects, Sculpture, Visual arts

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