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Empire Silver Ewer with its Bowl by Edme Gelez

US$29,646.87per set


A silver ewer provided with a winged putto-shaped high handle resting on an angel head. A wide frieze with an alternation of Cupids and flowery foliages on matting background decorates the paunch and friezes of water leaves adorn the collar of the ewer. Its base is underlined with reeds in relief and its wide overflow is decorated with a bearded man, a recurring decorative pattern under the First Empire. The bowl is decorated with a frieze of reeds, bearded and crowned heads and vine branches in medallions. "Minerve" and 2nd cock 1809-1819 mark. Signed EG for master silversmith Edme Gelez. Silver 2200 gr.


  • Creator
    Edme Gelez (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.18 in. (36 cm)Width: 14.18 in. (36 cm)Depth: 9.06 in. (23 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Empire (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Paris, FR
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 43291stDibs: LU2065322303562

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Montesson, France
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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