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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 268

    A REGENCY BLACK AND GILT-HEIGHTENED JAPANNED PURDONIUM

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY BLACK AND GILT-HEIGHTENED JAPANNED PURDONIUM
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Of rounded rectangular sarcophagus form, decorated overall with foliate motifs and insects, with lion-mask ring-handles, on paw feet
    17 in. (43 cm.) high; 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) wide; 15 in. (38 cm.) deep


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