Sponge holder - Louis XV Style - Bronze - Late 19th century

Description
Sponge holder - Louis XV Style - Bronze - Late 19th century
France

Rare sponge holder or sponge ball in bronze with openwork decoration of cartouches with antique women's faces, Louis XV scrolls and mascarons. A character of a young woman dressed in antique clothing is standing on the lid. The whole rests on four claw feet.
19th century, France.

Good overall condition, signs of age- and use-related wear, ancient patina. The photos are part of the description.

Dimensions:
- Total height: 21 cm
- Diameter: 12 cm
- Character height: 9 cm

Insured shipment, secure and professional packaging.

Lot details
Object
Sponge holder
Material
Bronze
Style
Louis XV Style
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
21×12×12 cm
Weight
994 g
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