A SOLID 889‰ SILVER OIL LAMP - VINCENZO BELLI, ROMA 1828-1859
Taken from a Gioacchino Belli (1787-1822) by his nephew Vincenzo II Belli (1828-1859) Ref BULGARI Parte Prima Roma p. 124-129 mark n. 247; BULGARI CALISSONI p. 89 marks 246a and 247. Unidentified marks on column and basement. Circular base with tapered column, oil bowl with four lion-shaped beaks, lid with globe surmounted by stork and snake. Oval shaped hood fan with four flame accessories hanging from chains. Height 840 mm. Base diameter 240 mm. Total weight 2730 gr. Item condition grading: **** good (defects).