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    Sale 7466

    Le Goût Steinitz, III

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 462

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED FLUORSPATH URNS

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED FLUORSPATH URNS
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    Each of circular tapering shape with waisted neck surmounted by a leaf-wrapped fruiting finial, flanked by ram's mask handles, the leaf-wrapped base above a waisted socle and circular spreading foot, on a square stepped base, one urn with restored break to socle, the other with chips to rim
    9 in. (23 cm.) high (2)


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