mid c19th greek revival design bronze vase lampbase

Mid C19th Greek revival design bronze vase lamp-base .


Price

£800
| $975 USD | €904 EUR


Item Ref

ML 226

Description

Mid C19th Greek revival design bronze vase lamp-base .
Elegant ancient Grecian design Krater vase or lamp-base . The tapering ovoid body fitted with scroll volute handles with mask terminals, the body with opposing cast high-relief studies of goddesses or muses seated in classical ‘Klismos’ chairs .
The neck cast with anthemion and Greek-key details, the whole raised on a turned circular socle base support with further cast details .
The top cast with an ovolo edge , the centre with an inset threaded aperture for a light-fitting , originally designed to carry an oil reservoir vessel.
Excellent original condition with a rich , consistent colour and patina.
Probably English, attributed to William Bullock following the design influences of the leading Greek and classical revivalists , such as Thomas Hope .
H 17”
W 8”
D 8”
England c. 1860
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Internal Ref: ML 226


Dimensions

Height = 44 cm (18")
Width = 20 cm (8")
Depth = 20 cm (8")



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