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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 361

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ALABASTRO FIORITO VASES NOW MOUNTED AS LAMPS

    19TH CENTURY, THE ALABASTRO FIORITO VASES POSSIBLY EARLIER

    Price Realised  

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ALABASTRO FIORITO VASES NOW MOUNTED AS LAMPS
    19TH CENTURY, THE ALABASTRO FIORITO VASES POSSIBLY EARLIER
    Each campana-form vase with a bacchic satyr's mask handle to each side, with a lid and flowering finial, with removeable lamp fitment, on a tapering leaf-cast waisted socle, on a square base
    12½ in. (32 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 361-368)