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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 35

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PETRIFIED WOOD LIDDED URNS

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED PETRIFIED WOOD LIDDED URNS
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each of oval shape with slightly waisted neck surmounted by a foliate-wrapped domed lid with pine-cone finial and flanked by volute-cast handle clasps suspending and joined by fruited laurel garlands, the waisted socle and circular spreading foot above a square panelled plinth
    14 in. (36 cm.) high; 16 in. (41 cm.) wide; 10½ in. (27 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 34-37)