Magnificent pair of Russian Ormolu and Baccarat crystal centerpieces. The removable Baccarat Tazzas with engraved in deeply cut laurel wreath motif sit atop an ormolu sculpture of three finely hand chiseled Swans on Tripartite bases. Mid to Late 19th century For identical Baccarat dishes, see last photo Sotheby’s, 19th century furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics and Works of Art, October 24, 2007, New York, Lot 272 Maison Baccarat.
Height: 14.18 in. (36 cm)
Width: 7.49 in. (19 cm)
Depth: 7.49 in. (19 cm)
Sold As: Set of 2
Style: Neoclassical (Of the Period)
Materials and Techniques: Engraved, Crystal, Ormolu
Place of Origin: Russia
Period: Late 19th Century
Date of Manufacture: 1880-1900
Wear consistent with age and use. Central rods holding Baccarat bowls replaced. Original bolts and nuts holding swans.