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    A Pair of Large Paris Porcelain Urns Mounted as Lamps, 19th century with later elements
    18-5/8 inches (47.3 cm) (urn)
    37-1/2 inches (95.3 cm) (overall)

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED DALLAS ESTATE

    The urns having inverse ovoid conical form, shoulders mounted with bacchanal satyr masques, cartouches with elaborate floral and instrumental sprays, raised on partial giltwood bases.


    Condition Report*: One porcelain urn with apparent restorations at base, regilding to base of other, each example drilled, varying degrees of rubbing to gilding throughout both examples (some very heavy), few chips and restorations to heads and masque ornamentation, with wear commensurate with age and use. Heritage does not guarantee the working order or completeness of electrified mechanisms.  
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2018
    21st-23rd Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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