smart pair of late c19th french marble and ormolu bronze cassolettes of neoclassical design

Smart pair of late C19th French marble and ormolu bronze cassolettes of neo-classical design .



Item Ref

ML 183


Smart pair of late C19th French marble and ormolu cassolettes of neo-classical design.
Stylish pair of white marble lidded reversible cassolettes or candlesticks with quality ormolu bronze mounts .
The ovoid marble bodies with floral swag decoration, raised on tri-form shaped supports with well-cast rams-head detail to the tops and cloven feet below .The circular bases with ormolu beading and raised on compressed bun feet . The removable lids with stylised berry knops , the reversing candle nozzles with cast detail. The interiors also gilded.
In excellent original condition, with only minor chips the edges of the reversible tops .
H 11"
W 4"
D 4"
France c. 1875
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 183


Height = 28 cm (11")
Width = 10 cm (4")
Depth = 10 cm (4")

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