Stunning French Sevres Soft Paste Porcelain and Ormolu Twin Handle Table or Mantle Urn of traditional bulbous form and of outstanding quality, raised on a square stepped base with canted corners.
The twin handles exquisitely modelled as scrolling Acanthus leaves. The central front reserve depicting a two exotic Birds in Landscape, back view with still life scene of Summer Flowers on a rich celeste blue ground. The original firm fitting cover with lobed finial.
Second quarter of the Nineteenth Century.
Condition: Good condition for such an early piece with no losses to porcelain, bronze mounts have been professionally re-gold plated. Some very light wear to gilding around central reserve.
Height: (entire as shown on image one) 9" (22.75cm). Width: (at widest) 5.75" (14.5cm). Depth: (at base) 3.75” (7cm). Width: (at base) 3.75" (7cm).
Shipped to Calgary, Alberta, Canada.