• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 709

    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLUE OPALINE EWER

    PROBABLY RUSSIAN, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLUE OPALINE EWER
    PROBABLY RUSSIAN, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Of tapering form, flanked to one side by a winged Apollo mask issuing a foliate-wrapped scrolled handle with putto mask, the waisted neck with foliate-decorated collar, above a waisted socle and a conformingly-mounted circular base
    14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high


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