24 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 625
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ALABASTER URNS
LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Each with a stiff-leaf and berried finial, the tapering body with scrolled handles hung with swags of flowers, on a spreading socle with stiff-leaf moulded edge, on a square pedestal, on tapering toupie feet
17¾ in. (45 cm.) high (2)
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Anonymous sale, Christie's, South Kensington, 9 April 2003, lot 248.
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