Lot 11 , An early 19th century Grand Tour souvenir sienna marble urn H 27.5cm. W 26.5cm. D 17cm.
An early 19th century Grand Tour souvenir sienna marble urn
Of fluted oval form, with rectangular green marble plinth and black marble base,
H 27.5cm. W 26.5cm. D 17cm.
Main body of the urn has a light pinkish tone with a number of darker natural inclusions running through it. Very minor chipping to the Rams head handles. Two small rim chips to one side one of which leads into a fine hairline curving crack. Three shallow rim chips to the other side. Minor chipping to the edges of the black base.
Sold for £4,200