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Lot 0868
Handsome Napoleon III Pierced Gilt-Bronze Jardiniere

with lion's-headed monopodia forming the feet on the four corners, and egg-and-dart upper edge, the sides decorated with delicate scrollwork and flowerheads, the front and back with pierced anthemia.
h. 7", w. 22-1/2", d. 14-1/2"

Provenance: Collection of Reuben L. "Buzz" Harper, Natchez, Mississippi.


Stem on one patera is detached. Liner in one corner has a small tear. Other corners and seams in liner have been re-soldered. Jardiniere exhibits accretions, light oxidation and some wear to gilding. Condition is commensurate with age and use.

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Napoleon III Pierced Gilt-Bronze Jardiniere

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500May 19, 2019