Lot 82 , A French Sevres style porcelain and ormolu mounted oval centrepiece dish, 19th century, 28.5cm across
A French Sevres style porcelain and ormolu mounted oval centrepiece dish, 19th century, the porcelain dish painted to the centre with Cupid and other winged cherubs in a landscape within a flower garland and turquoise border highlighted with gilt scrolls, vineous mounted rim on a floral swag and winged term shaped base, 28.5cm across
The vine leaf rim is loose but sits on ok, the dish is attached to the ormolu base with four drilled holes to the foot with some messy putty work underneath, one part of the foot appears to have been either cracked or re-glued, a bit grubby otherwise in reasonable condition.
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Sold for £650