• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 531

    AN ITALIAN GILT-METALWARE PISCATORIAL SOUP TUREEN

    MILAN, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN GILT-METALWARE PISCATORIAL SOUP TUREEN
    MILAN, 20TH CENTURY
    Shaped oval, the sides chased with marine life including a crab, octopus, shells and fish, all below a band of shells and a wave background, with reed and ribbon boders and crab side handles, the pedestal foot chased with dolphin heads, shells, starfish and scrolls, the cover similarly chased and with octopus finial
    10 7/8 in. (29 cm.) high; 15 in. (38.1 cm.) wide, handle-to-handle
    93 oz. (2,883 gr.)


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