An ormolu-mounted Hatterel cassolet or urn and cover Early 19th century The cover with spirally-reeded ball finial and domed surmount to the spreading cover, the underside with cylindrical socket having ribbed rim and medial band over acanthus-cast bulging base and circular drip-tray, the ovoid body with acanthus collar between bearded horned satyr mask handles, on acanthus apron and spreading socle with canted square foot with disc-decorated edges, 200mm high, 1,237gms. One horn of one handle is depleted. Ormolu mounts may benefit from a clean. Slight gap where hatterel body meets acanthus apron - some filling at meeting point.
An ormolu-mounted Hatterel cassolet or urn and cover Early 19th century The cover with spirally-reed