Three Pairs of Paris Porcelain Rhyton-Form Garniture Vases
mid-19th century, French, including a pair with green grounds, signed "MA" in underglaze blue, for Margaine, h. 10", w. 8-1/2", d. 5-1/2", a pair with blue grounds decorated with hand-painted flowers, signed "Jacob Petit", h. 9", w. 7", d. 4", and a pair with aubergine grounds with hand-painted flowers and eagle-head terminals, h. 7-3/4", w. 6", d. 3-3/4".
**On one green rhyton, there is a chip to the rim, and a 3" x 4-12" repair to rim and upper part of horn. On one blue rhyton, there is a 3" crescent-shaped firing fissure to the inside of the vase near the foot. On one aubergine rhyton, there is a small chip to the rim. All three pairs exhibit minor surface scuffs, some tiny innate firing fissure around scrollwork, and notable wear/rubbing to gilding throughout.