• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 74

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORPHYRY COVERED VASES

    CIRCA 1870

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORPHYRY COVERED VASES
    CIRCA 1870
    Each of urn shape, the tapering body flanked by twinned foliate handles and surmounted by a domed lid with pinecone finial, above a spreading socle and concave-sided square base
    15¼ in. (39 cm.) high; 4¾ in. (12 cm.) square, the base (2)


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