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Wick Antiques Ltd
Wick Antiques Ltd is located in Hampshire, UK

Very Large George III Gallery Magnifying Glass

REF: qqykkpmgwivb / LA329761
£3200
€3608
$4381
Description
A very large George III gallery magnifying glass, the circular glass within a rosewood frame, the baluster handle screwing into a substantial brass bracket in the rim, inscribed ‘5 L & C’. English, circa 1800. Provenance: ‘A Lifetime of Collecting’ – property of a gentleman. Footnote: The gallery glass is a type of magnifying glass that allows for the gentle magnification of a work of art from variable distances. They were especially popular with connoisseurs and collectors in the Regency period.

measurements

Height:
19 in
Width:
10 in
Depth:
0.1 in

declaration

Wick Antiques Ltd has clarified that the Very Large George III Gallery Magnifying Glass (LA329761) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c 1800

condition

Good

additional info

Material:
Glass
Rosewood
Origin:
English
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c 1800

delivery

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location

This Very Large George III Gallery Magnifying Glass is located in Hampshire, UK

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