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A gilt-metal-mounted porcelain centerpiece, circa 1900

A gilt-metal-mounted porcelain centerpiece, circa 1900

A gilt-metal-mounted porcelain centerpiece, circa 1900

A gilt-metal-mounted porcelain centerpiece, circa 1900


with three cups imitating shells and a vase on a structure imitating coral

Height 22⅓in; width 18¾in; prof 9¾in


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Surtout de table en porcelaine et métal doré, vers 1900


à trois coupelles imitant des coquilles surmontées d'un vase cornet sur une structure imitant le corail

Haut. 57 cm, larg. 48 cm, prof. 25 cm

The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. The gilding is tarnished.


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