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    St. George and the Dragon Carved and Gilt Wood Girandole Mirror - Lot 42 of September 2012 Auction - Probably Continental, early 19th century, carved crest depicting a knight on rearing horse, rocky plinth, base drop is a finely articulated spread-wing dragon with open mouth, 52 x 30 in. - Estimate $2,000 to $3,000

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      St. George and the Dragon Carved and Gilt Wood Girandole Mirror - Lot 42 of September 2012 Auction - Probably Continental, early 19th century, carved crest depicting a knight on rearing horse, rocky plinth, base drop is a finely articulated spread-wing dragon with open mouth, 52 x 30 in. - Estimate $2,000 to $3,000

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