373 Grand Tour Italian Bronze Medici Urn Sienna Marble early 19thCt

Fine and Well Cast Example of an Italian Grand Tour Patinated Bronze Relief Cast Model of the Medici Twin Handle Vase, after the antique Bennedetto Boschetti Foundry, 74 Via Condotti, Rome, active 1820-1870 early to mid Nineteenth Century, raised on an elaborate well veined Sienna marble square stepped base with on four toupee ormolu  supports. This truly magnificent vessel of Campana form flanked by twin reeded handles each with two satyr mask terminals, encircled by a frieze of heroic Warriors, and the female figure Iphigena seated below a statue of a Goddess, rending on an achantus cast and fluted socle. Condition: Superb untouched condition with no losses to bronze or marble. Height: 10.75” (27.25cm). Diameter: (at top rim) 6.5” (16.5cm). Width: (at base) 4.75" (12cm). Depth: (at base) 4" (10.25cm). €1225