Austrian Cold Painted Bronze Epergne Antique c1890.

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PRA06598

Austrian Cold Painted Bronze Epergne Antique c1890.

This fantastic epergne or centrepiece dates to c1890 and was made around Austria. With a spun brass body it depicts a group of 4 tropical birds sitting on their perches. These are in cold painted bronze and because of the way the piece has been designed can move as if on a see-saw with each other.  

It is offered in very good original condition and would make a great conversation piece for any table.

Dimensions: 28 x 17 cm or 11 x 6.7 inches.

Weight: 965 grams or 621 penny weight.