Flanked on the sides by a pair of gilt bronze figural handles. Superbly casted and finely detailed, the handles are large opposing mascarons depicting grinning Satyrs or Pan, with ram's horns outspread and curled.
The urn is topped by a large bell shaped lid. A hand painted floral garland encircles the lid, comprising of flowers of a variety of hues and types surrounded by gilt painted trim and tracery. Topped by a bronze finial in the form of a stylized artichoke. Marked under the lid with a blue interlaced L's, letter B within and letter S below.
The lid opens to reveal a metal interior, edged with a bronze gadroon rim. The piece rests atop a pedestal base decorated with neoclassical motifs and stylized foliage. In very good antique condition with general wear commensurate with age. The lid having a stable crack as shown.No chips or cracks, no signs of repair to the urn. Stands 24 1/2" height x 12 3/4" width. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use.
Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions. The item "Antique French Porcelain Urn Hand Painted Satyr Gilt Bronze Handles Sevres Style" is in sale since Thursday, June 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Urns". The seller is "micflsun" and is located in Canutillo, Texas.
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