rare mid c19th patinated bronzed copper vase of neoclassical design

Rare mid C19th patinated bronzed copper vase of neo-classical design.


| $1,798 USD | €1,530 EUR

Item Ref

ML 209


Rare mid C19th patinated bronzed copper vase of neo-classical design .
Large-scale copper swollen round-bodied vase with bronzed patination and angular handles to the neck . Raised on a circular foot the main body of the vase of bulbous form with a tapering neck above .
The shaped and reeded handles with distinctive cast conch-shell to the shoulders , and cast classical motifs on their terminals to the neck and body .
The circular top edge with a flared moulding corresponding to the base foot-ring .
Consistent dark bronzed patina to the copper , with some minor historic dents and dings to the body which indistinctly reveal the copper construction beneath.
Impressive classically-inspired decorative centrepiece of strong form and proportions , echoing the ancient civilisations of Greece and Rome .
H 18
W 14
D 14
Probably English c. 1830
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 .
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Internal Ref: ML 209


Height = 45 cm (18")
Width = 35 cm (14")
Depth = 35 cm (14")

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