Ormolu

OR-MOULU IS ORMOLU,OR TRANSLATED "GROUND OR POUNDED GOLD".IT IS AN 18TH CENTURY ENGLISH TERM FOR APPLYING FINELY GROUND,HIGH CARAT GOLD IN A MERCURY AMALGAM TO AN OBJECT OF BRONZE.THE MERCURY IS DRIVEN OFF IN A KILN,LEAVING BEHIND A GOLD VENEER KNOWN AS GILT BRONZE.NOT ALLOWED TO DO IT ANY LONGER DUE TO THE DANGERS OF MERCURY.SO PROTECT YOUR GILT ORMOLU!

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Pair of Bronze & Ormolu Candlesticks c.1900 from Jo Brayshaw

These are a pair of bronze ormolu candlesticks Cute true pair of Bronze ormolu and marble candlesticks French Raised on a white turned marble base Each stands 13 inches

£725

$942 €834

Bijouterie Display Table Louis XV Manner in Mahogany from Celia Rose Antiques

A superb and substantial mahogany Bijouterie table in the Louis Manner with a wealth of gilt cast bronze mounts dating to the first quarter of the 20th Century The serpentine

£685

$890 €788

19th Century French Vitrine Display Cabinet from Celia Rose Antiques

Stunning French Vitrine in the Louis Manner with applied gilt mounts and moulded borders Manufactured in France in the last quarter of the 19th Century it is a superb exampleThe

£985

$1,279 €1,133

Heart Shaped Bijouterie Display Table from Celia Rose Antiques

A superb and original French Bijouterie Display Table in Louis XV manner with a wealth of gilded cast bronze mounts produced in the last quarter of the 19th century The

£885

$1,149 €1,018

Pair of French Marble-Top Inlay Bombé Bedside Tables from Daniel Clark Furniture

These are a wonderful pair of French marble-top bedside tables with bomb shape these are constructed with a combination of kingwood walnut and mahogany timber The marble sits on top

£1,150

$1,494 €1,323

Large Decorative Ormolu Ewer c.1880 from Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

19th Century antique large ormolu decorative ewer shaped ornament The Ewer is decorated with grapes and vines to the handle and the main body has cherubs at study The handle

£595

$773 €684

Mahogany Bed with Ormolu Decoration c.1920 from Seventh Heaven

This is a fine mahogany antique bed from the early Twentieth Century with quartered veneer panels and ormolu decorationThis bed accepts a British King Size or American Queen Size

£1,950

$2,533 €2,243

A Large Empire Style Antique Writing Desk from Merchant House Antiques

A truly stunning late 19th century mahogany and ormolu mounted large empire style antique writing table This piece is French and dates to around the 1880s It is constructed from

£6,450

$8,378 €7,420

French Ormolu Mounted Bonheur Du Jour Desk c.1930 from Marylebone Antiques

This is a French style Bonheur Du Jour desk in Kingwood mahogany with finely cast gilt bronze mounts gallery feet I would date this to around the 1930s

£1,150

$1,494 €1,323

Pair of Victorian Marble & Ormolu Cassoulets from C.S.Moreton (Antiques)

Very fine pair Mid 19th Century French veined marble and ormolu mounted cassoulets with lift off lids Lovely colour to marble All in superb un-touched original condition Great ormolu Top

£1,100

$1,429 €1,265

Four Antique 19th Century Italian Ormolu Curtain Brackets from Pappilon

Enjoy a discount of up to 40 off in our autumn sale Discount has been applied A set of four 19th Century Italian curtain brackets featuring elongated ormolu repetitive two

£680

$883 €782

Four Antique 19th Century French Ormolu Curtain Brackets from Pappilon

Enjoy a discount of up to 40 off in our autumn sale Discount has been applied A set of four 19th Century curtain brackets featuring intricately detailed french ormolu designs

£760

$987 €874

Pier Cabinet c.1880 from D H Antique Furniture

Offered for sale is this 19th Century Victorian antique ebonised 2 door cabinet inlaid with brass ormolu newly lined interior with 2 shelves It is glass sided

£895

$1,162 €1,030

Antique Napoleon III Mantle Clock Marble Ormolu Clocks 1880 from Canonbury Antiques

- Come view these in our Hertfordshire antiques showroom 25 mins north of London- Stunning antique French Napoleon III marble and ormolu mantle clock- Amazing design with sun emblem pendulum

£2,350

$3,052 €2,703

French Ormolu Mounted Display Cabinet from Marylebone Antiques

This is a French style mahogany kingwood display cabinet with lots of gilt metal mounts three decorative scenes on the bottom It has curved glass the inside

£1,150

$1,494 €1,323

Pair of Ormolu Two Branch Candelabra c.1850 from Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

These are a pair of 19th Century antique ormolu two branch candelabra The candlesticks have a male and female figure one on each dressed in 17th century attire and holding

£675

$877 €777

Mahogany Vitrine Cabinet in Louis XV Style c.1910 from Haywain Antiques

This is a mahogany vitrine cabinet in the Louis XV style with a shaped top lifting to reveal hidden compartment above four glass sides one being a door with a

£560

$727 €644

Pretty Victorian White Marble & Gilt Ormolu Clock Garniture from Rams Head Antiques

This is a very pretty Victorian clock garniture of lovely neat proportions dating from around 1860 The mantle set is in lovely clean condition and the ormolu is of the

£795

$1,033 €915

Rare Ebonised Regency Table with Penwork Top & Ormolu Mounts from Richard Elder Antiques

This is a rare Regency ebonised and ormolu table with penwork top The scene depicts the harvest witch The base has fine quality metal mounts and gilt rosettes standing

£580

$753 €667

Fine Napoleon III Ebonised Cabinet with Ormolu Mounts & Brass Marquetry from Richard Elder Antiques

A very fine Napoleon III ebonised cabinet with fine ormolu mounts and brass marquetry to the bottom panels of the doors and to the top and corner edges of

£2,600

$3,377 €2,991

Decorative Antique Victorian Pole Screen from Eras of Style Antiques & Interiors

Offered for sale is this 19th Century Victorian antique decorative pole screen with fine embroidered banner

£185

$240 €213