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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 98

    A RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND CUT-GLASS GARNITURE

    CIRCA 1830-1840

    Price Realised  

    A RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND CUT-GLASS GARNITURE
    CIRCA 1830-1840
    Comprising a mantel clock with circular glazed Roman dial set within a flowerhead set bezel and a pair of vases, each with spirally turned ovoid body with waisted and faceted neck and outscrolled rim mounted with a laurel-cast rim, flanked by foliate-wrapped scrolling handles issuing from floral bouquets, the vase with clock further surmounted with winged putti, and above facet-cut waisted socle with circular spreading foot and square stepped base above a stepped plinth cast with leaf-tip edge
    18¾ in. (48 cm.) high [tallest vase] (3)


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