01-19-200201-19-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBolton MA
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January 19, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Impressive "Sevres" Porcelain Ormolu Mounted Potpourri Urn

$4,994$4,250
Auction: Sale #2122 - 2122Location: BoltonDate / Time: January 19, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Impressive "Sevres" Porcelain Ormolu Mounted Potpourri Urn, late 19th century, ovoid body with waisted domed lid with pinecone finial, with pierced scrollwork neck and loop handles topped by winged female busts, the body painted to one side with scene of 18th century courting couple, signed "Le Berre," landscape scene to other, in gilt scrolled surround, on domed foot, and ormolu base, ht. 29 1/2 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000