Antique Napoleon III Marble & Gilt Bronze Cassolettes

November 8, 2019 Posted in:
Antique Napoleon III Marble & Gilt Bronze Cassolettes

A pair of Napoleon III gilt bronze and carrera marble cassolettes. The marble tops with pinatum finials inverting to a candle sconce, above an ovoid body hung with floral swags and with triform supports headed by rams head masks, standing on stepped circular plinths with beaded decoration. Mounts re-gilded.

Height 12” (30.5cm)

Width 4” (10.2cm)

Depth 4” (10.2cm)

French

Circa 1870