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Pair of Sevres-style Jeweled Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Mantel Urns

Auction:
2332
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Sevres-style Jeweled Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Mantel Urns, late 19th century, tear-drop shaped body, domed lid with open ring finial, body with gilt metal loop handles centered by classical masks, on gilt metal spreading foot, the turquoise bodies set with white, opaline and red "jewels" with gilt enamel accenting, ht. 13 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

gilt metal loop handles, gilt metal spreading foot, Gold, Metalworking, Ormolu, Porcelain

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