Pair French Restauration ( Empire ) Style Gilt Bronze Centerpiece Vases

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This exceptionally designed and cast pair of gilt bronze vases in the French Restauration style date from the early 20th century and measure 26 by 10 in (66 by 25 cm).  They feature griffins at the base, mounts depicting cherubs riding sea lions, pierced handles with angels and leopard heads, and flared tops in acanthus leaves.  Each shows oxidations, slight dents, bends and scratches, consistent with age. ( Empire ormolu )

Item Details

Reference #:
ha-1972
Quantity
1
Category
Metals
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
c1900
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
bronze