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A FINE PAIR OF GILT BRONZE VASES
With a lotus moulded lip, the neck with an engraved band, leading to a further wide fruiting foliate band flanked by two handles in the form of satyrs with elongated horns. The centre field with a centaur carrying baskets to each face. The tapering stem decorated with flowering lotus adjoining a turned and engraved socle above a wrythen engraved column and an engraved base on a square plinth.
Height: 16 ¼” (41.5.cm)
Diameter of base: 4 ½” (11.cm)