Cedric Dupont Antiques

A Pair Of French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Rouge Griotte Marble And Ormolu Cassolettes


Item # 9202 Dimensions: H: 17.75" L: 5.25" D: 5.25"

Category: Accessories
An extremely elegant and high quality French 19th century Louis XVI st. Rouge Griotte marble and ormolu cassolettes. Each cassolette is raised by spiral fluted topie shaped feet below a triangular Rouge Griotte marble tier with convex sides and a mottled border. At the center are three impressive supports with handsome hoof feet, acanthus leaves and a fine overlapping pattern, all centering a fine rosette and an inverted acorn finial. At the top of each support are richly chased rams heads flanked by a charming fitted pierced foliate band and connected by exceptional swaging floral garlands. Above is a fine coeur-de-rai and a rich foliate band with a fabulous acorn finial. All original gilt throughout.

Will match tazza item #9203 sold separately.
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