Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 441

10 Porcelain Holy Water Fonts

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from an Estate, Chicago and Savannah


10 Porcelain Holy Water Fonts, 19th Century , three cross form with design of heart and anchor, two identical and marked 'Germany 6932,' one with pink anchor and unmarked, three with angels, painted angel with blue wings marked '7035 Germany,' one with cross and sacred heart surrounded by halo of light, one floral with angel at top, heart in center and rose affixed to bowl of font, one with a bust of Christ and the largest depicting the baptism of Christ by John the Baptist, some painted, all with gilt, all with holes for mounting.

Measurements: Height: of largest, 8 1/2 in. x Width: 4 7/8 in. x Depth: 2 1/2 in.


Overall good condition, wear to paint and gilt, some chips to edges.

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