• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7830

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    21 January 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 60

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED AND PARCEL-GILT WALNUT AND PORPHYRY GUERIDON

    CIRCA 1820-30

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED AND PARCEL-GILT WALNUT AND PORPHYRY GUERIDON
    CIRCA 1820-30
    The circular top with pierced gallery and foliate-carved edge above a central foliate-wrapped baluster stem, on sphere feet above a concave-sided tripartite base with brass castors, the porphyry top probably associated
    32¼ in. (82 cm.) high; 22 in. (56 cm.) diameter


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