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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 75

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND BARDIGLIO MARBLE CASSOLETTES

    19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ITALIAN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND BARDIGLIO MARBLE CASSOLETTES
    19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ITALIAN
    Each with a spreading circular lid with flaming finial and foliate clasp, the tapering body mounted with masks and with foliate and acorn boss, on triton-headed scrolling supports terminating in paw feet, on a concave-sided base with acorn finial, on flat bun feet
    16¾ in. (42½ cm.) high; 7½ in (15 cm.) diameter (2)


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