Pair of Empire Style Gilt Bronze Tazzas
A fine pair of totally gilded bronze tazzas, or possibly surtouts de table. The circular drum base on lions paw feet is decorated with wreaths, the drum supports three draped and winged cupids holding aloft a circular gilded cusp. Pure French empire in style they would likely date from the last quarter of the 19thC.
Dimensions: Base 7″D (18cm) x 15″H (38cm) (top 8″D (20cm)