A fine ormolu-mounted Blue John pedestal centrepieceWinnats One Vein In the manner of Sir William Chambers for Matthew Boulton The heart-shaped pierced brass rim above an ovoid body with metal liner, raised upon three Egyptianesque atlantes each modelled as a standing figure with headdress and loincloth, framing a central ball-knopped support with disc base, all raised upon a concave triangular platform with paw mounts over fluted bun feet, 305mm high, 3,868gms all-in. May have had a cover. Difference of appearance in upper and lower body, lower section simulating Blue John. Small loss to medial rib. Later nut to central bolt.
A fine ormolu-mounted Blue John pedestal centrepieceWinnats One Vein In the manner of Sir William Ch