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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND CUT-GLASS TAZZE

    CIRCA 1820-30, BY PIERRE-PHILIPPE THOMIRE

    Price Realised  

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    A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND CUT-GLASS TAZZE
    CIRCA 1820-30, BY PIERRE-PHILIPPE THOMIRE
    Each with circular facet-cut bowl on foliate-edged and gadrooned cup, the baluster support cast with acanthus and foliage and on spreading acanthus scrolls, on a canted tripartite base with paw feet issuing scrolls and on a conforming plinth, each stamped 'THOMIRE A PARIS', the glass bowls possibly associated
    18 in. (46 cm.) high; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) diameter


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 110-117)