This is an extremely fine Neo-classical French ornamental cast bronze, ormolu and glass liqueur set, circa 1840 in date.
This magnificent liqueur set is in the form of a finely patinated bronze sculpture of an elephant walking along and carrying an ormolu howdah with a large glass barrel on top and three fitted engraved glasses to each side.
The barrel is engraved and enamelled with floral decoration and has a brass tap to serve the whisky from. The sculpture is raised on an oval plinth base that has a decorative shaped canted edge.
Add a neo-classical touch to your home with this striking antique bronze elephant drinks set.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 32 x Width 30 x Depth 22
Dimensions in inches:
Height 1 foot, 1 inch x Width 1 foot x Depth 9 inches
Our reference: A1251
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