Lot 570: A Continental carved giltwood marble topped torchere stand , late 19th century
October 26, 2016
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A Continental carved giltwood marble topped torchere stand , late 19th century, 52cm high, the marble top 32cm diameter. Provenance: Bequeathed by the Major Charles Henry John Chetwynd-Talbot KCVO, 20th Earl of Shrewsbury to the Hon. Mrs E. W.H. Eliot, thence by direct descent to the current owner. The seat of the Earls of Shrewsbury was Alton Towers until it was sold in 1924.