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Rome, Empire period An outstanding pair of green Porphyry and Carrara marble obelisks with finely carved mercury gilt bronze details. The square shaped base rests on gilt bronze lion’s paw feet. Height cm 76, depth cm 20.

A GORGEOUS PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL OBELISKS on square bases (of rock crystal as well) ; each obelisk topped with a very elegant lapis lazuli pearl & resting on 24 carat gold ormolu bronze details ; the obelisk nestled on some swag & drop frieze in the drape manner ending with some beautiful lapis lazuli floche. The rock crystal bases resting on ormolu bronze with scroll detail. French work of the nineteenth century. H: 46 cm

A Pair of blue & white with red details porcelain and chiseled ormolu obelisks after the Elephant Obelisk of Santa Maria Sopra Minerva in Rome by Bernini. The obelisks decorated in Iznik taste ; each supported by an elephant resting on a base of the same foliage decorative frieze h. 65 cm

A BRONZE ORMOLU PAIR of OBELISKS ; with fluted barrel-shaped base stem and ribbon on it's rectangular base ; with a decorative sphere at the top of the obelisk ; each resting on 4 smaller spheres - Late eighteenth century - Dim. 32 cm

A trio of painted decorative obelisks made of wood. The group includes a gold, light brown, and red brown obelisk, all with faux marbled paint. The obelisks all have squared pedestal bases. The gold obelisk has a decorative metal wreath on the base, and the red brown obelisk has gilded spheres and feet.