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Pair of Malachite-Clad and Gilt-Bronze Chalices on Stands

mid-20th century, Russian or French, the ogee-molded malachite stands mounted with gilt-bronze lion's-head ring pulls, the Renaissance-style chalices decorated with leaves and fruit and set with ring pulls.
h. 9-1/2", dia. 5-1/2"


In overall very good condition. There is a 1/4" chip to the base of one stand. Also, there is 1/2" of clean adhesive residue to molded edge beneath the foot of the chalice, indicative of past sealant/restoration. Some nicks and scratches to one chalice rim. Both chalices exhibit some oxidation and accretions to the gilding.

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Pair of Malachite-Clad Chalices on Stands

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500Oct 14, 2017
333 St. Joseph Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
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