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    Sale 7466

    Le Goût Steinitz, III

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 450

    A PAIR OF DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU AND AGATE BRULE PARFUMS

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU AND AGATE BRULE PARFUMS
    CIRCA 1800
    Each with a removable domed lid surmounted by a berried foliate finial above a pierced guilloche frieze, above tripartite monopodiae supports, each headed by foliate satyre's mask and joined by fruiting vine swags, centred by a foliate and channelled tapering shaft, terminating in upswept foliate hoof feet, on bun feet, probably originally conceived with crystal bowls
    13½ in. (34.5 cm.) high; 6¾ in. (17 cm.) diam. (2)


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