A Pair Of French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Cobalt Blue Sèvres Porcelain And Ormolu Urns
Item # 9638
A magnificent pair of French 19th century Louis XVI st. cobalt blue Sèvres porcelain and ormolu urns. Each urn is is raised on an ormolu square base with cobalt blue porcelain recessed panels. The finely chased pedestal above is decorated with a pierced acanthus leaf border. Scrolled ormolu handles with large acanthus leaf designs ending with swans, are joined by floral ormolu garlands. An ormolu reeded border finishes the top, with a hanging ormolu foliate garland topped with a bow. Above is the fitted removable lid decorated by acanthus leaves and a top acorn finial.