Pair of 18th Century Tuscan Vases,Carved Wood Painted and Parcel Gilt Portapalme
A Pair of antique Italian Portapalme, two mid-18th century carved wood and later painted and parcel gilt altar vases, urn circular shaped crater vases on octagonal bases from Tuscany.
They show a three-quarters green and read marbled decoration, as many Italian altar decorative furnishing of 18th century; usually, just the side towards the Catholic faithful was decorated, the remaining side is just light beige painted, as per attached picture details.
They date back to mid 18th century, with later finishing. In overall good condition with minor losses and wear consistent with age and use.
height: 26 cm
diameter: 20 cm
Viennese table clock inlaid with ebonized pear wood and rosewood case decorated with great marquetry, geometric ivory , zinc and brass inlays, in perfect condition.
The wooden case and inlays have been restored and finished with elegant gommalacca French polishing, whereas the watch movement is running, with a brass gong signed F.Kunz in Wien.
This bracket, table clock is of Austrian origin, comes from Vienna and dates back to the first half of the nineteenth century.