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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 102

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED RED CAMPAN GRIOTTE MARBLE URNS

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED RED CAMPAN GRIOTTE MARBLE URNS
    20TH CENTURY
    Each of ovid shape with waisted neck with oval cast rim and beaded collar surmounted by a vine and grape-wrapped lid terminating in a grape-cluster finial, flanked by ram's heads issuing from scrolling acanthus mounts and fruit garlands, the grape-vine wrapped base above a waisted socle with laurel wreath on a squar eplinth base
    25 in. (63.5 cm.) high


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