Elaborate Detail Antique 19th Century FRENCH Gilt Bronze Covered URNS Pair


Exceptional pair of French gilt bronze covered urns, mid 19th century, profusely relief-cast with birds amid blossoming foliage beneath a Greek key frieze, the domed cover surmounted by an applied bird of prey, raised on a slender serpent entwined stem, the flaring base issuing vining foliage interspersed with serpents heads.

Each measures 13 1/4" tall x 7" x 9". Heavy, each weighing close to 13 pounds.