LOT 182 (31883) Est R1000 to R3000 – In the manner of Franz Xavier Bergman (1861-1936) A Rare Early 20th Century Austrian Cold-painted White Metal Camel Figure Group Table Lighter circa 1920s-1930s

Winning Bid: R1,200.00

Item condition: Used


depicting a standing camel with braided rope-twist rein and harness, 2 x raised and cast Arabian carpet seller figures in traditional attire, one wearing a keffiyeh and the other seated figure wearing a fez, displaying a stylised Hamadan pattern carpet and match striker to the right hand side, in tones of gold, silver, orange, blue and yellow, further fitted with a detachable nickel-plated lighter fitting, all supported on a naturalistic base, set on a rectangular-shaped obsidian glass plinth base (Condition report: Age wearing and oxidation evident and minor scratch to base) (19 x 15 x 8.5cm)

Auction History

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Highest bidder was: Bronzie

Date Bid User Auto
2024-06-18 18:55R1,200.00Bronzie
2024-06-18 18:35R1,100.00callie195657
2024-06-07 15:07R1,000.00wjdt
2024-06-06 20:00Auction started