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25 June 2019 | 10:30am

Fine Sculpture, Early Works of Art and Garden Ornament

Lot 9

A sculpted limestone column corner capital

Estimate £600 - £900 + fees



A sculpted limestone column corner capital, probably 12th century, carved with two grotesque faces beneath a band of daipering in low relief


20cm high, 35cm long, 35cm wide


PROVENANCE:


Previously in the collection of the late Professor Charles Reginald Dodwell, Pilkington Professor of History of Art and Director of Whitworth Gallery, Manchester University 1966-89; and thence by descent





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