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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 95

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER TWO-HANDLED VASE

    MARKS INDISTINCT, PROBABLY GERMAN, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER TWO-HANDLED VASE
    MARKS INDISTINCT, PROBABLY GERMAN, CIRCA 1900
    Of amphora shape on fluted trumpet foot, the geometric handles terminating in acanthus leaves and paterae, the sides chased with Bacchanalian scenes each centred by a ram's head in high relief above ribbon-tied swags of fruit
    15¼ in. (38.5 cm.) high
    17 oz. (527 gr.)


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