Lot 43: French Limoges gilt bronze and enamel centerpiece, late 19th century, The oval bowl painted to show a religious scene on a cobalt grounPlatinum House
October 9, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
French Limoges gilt bronze and enamel centerpiece
late 19th century
The oval bowl painted to show a religious scene on a cobalt ground, raised on griffon form gilt bronze base terminating in shell and flattened bun feet.
H: 9 1/4 , W: 16 in.
Property from Ditchley, the Virginia estate of Alfred I. and Jessie Ball duPont.
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