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    A FRENCH SÈVRES-STYLE PORCELAIN, ENAMEL AND GILT BRONZE COVERED URN
    Maker unknown, France, circa 1875
    25-5/8 inches high (65.1 cm)

    The cobalt ground baluster-form urn with gilt decoration, guilloche band of twelve portrait roundels at hip displaying woman of the court, urn rises from a lobed foot with applied enamel gems below guilloche knop, upper body fluted with swaged garlands, two square-scroll handles with acanthus leaf design, lid as crown with feather plum finial.


    Condition Report*: The urn with rubbing to gilded surface,  swags with repair and otherwise in good condition.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    6th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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