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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 31

    A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES BLEU CELESTE PORCELAIN TWIN-HANDLED LIDDED URNS

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES BLEU CELESTE PORCELAIN TWIN-HANDLED LIDDED URNS
    CIRCA 1770
    Each of ovoid shape, with a pierced foliate-cast edge surmounted by a domed lid with fruited foliage finial, on a gadrooned spirally-turned spreading foot and concave-sided octagonal base, with foliate-wrapped twin handles, the lids with restorations
    Each: 8 in. (20 cm.) high (2)


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