10 June 2004,
Price realised GBP 12,548
GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000
A TERRACOTTA URN
With scrolling double handles, the body decorated in relief with rustic scenes of animals and landscapes; on a spreading circular foot and wooden faux-marbre canted square wooden pedestal.
Damages and restorations.
40 3/8 in. (102.5 cm.) high
48¾ in. (123.8 cm.) high, the pedestal
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