A Pair of Louis XVI Style Red Breche Marble and Ormolu Urns


A pair of red and white breche marble urns of baluster form that are decorated with an ormolu band of dancing putti and satyr, or Bacchus, heads, from which hang a garland of grape bushels and leaves. Rings of gilt bronze acanthus leaves further embellish the base of the urns, which are topped with gilt bronze pinecone finials.

Dimensions: 20 x 7.5 x 7.5 in.

Date: 19th Century