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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 117

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND RED GLASS PERFUME FLACON

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND RED GLASS PERFUME FLACON
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    IN THE FORM OF A PLUMED ROMAN HELMET, CAST WITH ANTHEMION ISSUING FROM SCROLLING FOLIAGE, THE GLASS BODY WITH SCROLLING GADROONS AND A CANTED NECK WITH STOPPER, THE PLUMED HELMET WITH SCROLLING EDGE, THE NECK WITH RESTORED BREAK
    6½ IN. (16.5 CM.) HIGH; 3¼ IN. (8 CM.) WIDE; 5 IN. (12.5 CM.) DEEP


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 110-117)