Pair of Alabaster 19th Century Seated Sphinxes on Pedestals Bookends or Statues For Sale
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Pair of Alabaster 19th Century Seated Sphinxes on Pedestals Bookends or Statues

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Pair of alabaster 19th century seated sphinxes on pedestals bookends or statues. This is a simply stunning pair of the finest quality statues one could ask for. The late 19th or possibly early 20th century castings are of the finest quality and carvings. Each seated sphinx is pulling a cornucopia bodied behind their strong frames and both are perched upon rectangular based rose and vine carved pedestals. Each having been custom pinned into the pedestal base for stability. This fine pair were purchased from atop a mantle in a Greenwich Conn. Mansion. One with a very small, see detained close up, chip on the corner. We can easily repair this if necessary in our state of the art workshops.

Details

  • Period
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    minor scratches and the like as one would expect from a piece of this age. One with a small chip to the corner of the base.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 10 in. x W 11 in. x D 5 in.H 25.4 cm x W 27.94 cm x D 12.7 cm
  • Seller Location
    Stamford, CT
  • Seller Reference Number
    101-3847
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU863213179181
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