A large Roman early 19th century ormolu-mounted Green marble vase and cover
Lot 88
A large Roman early 19th century ormolu-mounted Green marble vase and cover
Sold for £36,050 (US$ 58,409) inc. premium

Lot Details
A large Roman early 19th century ormolu-mounted Green marble vase and cover
the ovoid body surmounted by a waisted neck flanked to each side by a handle of intertwined snakes, the domed lid within a beaded surround terminted by an acorn finial, on a turned foot raised on a square base, 25cm wide, 21cm deep, 48cm high (9.5" wide, 8" deep, 18.5" high).

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The Busca Collection, Villa Serbelloni, Como, acquired in the 19th century
    By descent to the present owners
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