A fine and unusual French 19th Century compote. The shell form basin is blown in a white opaline glass. The gilt bronze base with two stylized lions heads masks with acanthus leaf manes. Thorny vines connect the legs. Condition is very good. Circa: 1870. Dimensions: Height 5", Depth 9", Length 11.25".
19th Century French Gilt Bronze And Opaline Glass Compote