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    A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT BRONZE, MALACHITE AND CUT GLASS TAZZA
    Maker unknown, France, circa 1870
    11-3/8 inches high x 12 inches diameter (28.9 x 30.5 cm)

    The neoclassical tazza with tri-caryatid support upon a malachite base rising from acanthus leaf rim, a cut-glass bowl is fasted with a gilt bronze floret.


    Condition Report*:

    The base is in good condition with minor rubbing to gilt finish.  The cut glass bowl has a chip to the edge center opening which is hidden by gilt bronze floret.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    6th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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