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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


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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