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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORPHYRY URNS

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORPHYRY URNS
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Each with a pierced foliate-cast rim flanked by scroll handles issuing lion masks, the stiff leaf-cast domed lid with berried finial, above a foliate-cast spreading socle and square base plinth
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high; 5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) wide (2)


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