Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 313

Two Holy Water Fonts, One Enamel, One Porcelain

Estimate: $200 - $300

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


Two Holy Water Fonts, One Enamel, One Porcelain, both cross form, one blue enamel in metal filigree, with the face of Christ in the center and decorated with floral design, metal basket to hold font at bottom and ring to hang at top, the other white porcelain with black and grey decoration, image of the crucifixion in the center of the cross and two cherubs on bowl of font, with wire to hang.

Measurements: Height: of enamel, 12 1/2 in. x Width: 7 in. x Depth: 2 3/4 in.


Overall good condition, light tarnishing to metal of enamel, some wear to decoration on porcelain font.

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