French 19th Century Renaissance St. Ormolu And Marble Urn Signed EUG. CORNU. PARIS
Item # 8871
An impressive and large scale French 19th century Renaissance st. ormolu and marble urn signed EUG. CORNU. PARIS. The urn is raised by handsome ormolu paw feet on a mottled circle below the square base with convex sides. The socle pedestal is decorated with a fine tied oak leaf and acorn ormolu band. The marble body displays a reeded design and exceptional and richly chased ormolu lion heads at each side, with a decorative mottled top rim. All original gilt throughout.