15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,062
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A PAIR OF BRONZE PARCEL GILT GU VASES, 17TH CENTURY
of square sectioned form, the lower body and central sections set with flanges to the corners separating the raised parcel gilt decoration of stylised confronting dragons and toatie masks, the wide flaring upper section with upright lappets embellished with scattered toatie imagery -- 12in. (30.5cm.) high. (2)
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