Pair of French Cast Iron Masked Urns on Tall Plinths
A fine pair of cast iron campana urns with plain everted rims, quarter-lobed bodies, and flared masked handles on reeded round feet. Surmounted on a conforming pair of cast iron plinths with egg and dart borders and wreathed panels. Recently sandblasted and repainted in a pale and very soft bluish-green. Perfect by a pool, flanking a garden entrance or decorating a doorway, these urns have deep planting wells suitable for topiary or an extravagant flower arrangement. Excellent condition overall. Nearly invisible repair to one handle; small repair to upper corner of one plinth.
France, CA 1870.
H: 52 in (132.08 cm) D: 18 in (45.72 cm)
Price: $9,400, the pair
Ref: CUR 1027