Nice Pair of Spanish Hand Decorated Gilded Porcelain Obelisks - The underside of both is signed in red as follows : "Christine Cano Pintado a Mano by Nelson"; one bears the number 124. - Detail of Coat of Arms.
Alexa Hampton rightfully always includes Grand Tour objects in her home design... a sample including an obelisk with hieroglyphics!
Tunbridge Ware obelisk thermometer. Circa 1900. The thermometer tube is spirit filled and placed on an engraved bone scale. The main obelisk centre is solid rosewood with the tesserae inlaid into the surface of the wood. There are geometric designs around the base with marquetry rural scenes on three sides of the central plinth - Dim: H: 20.00 cm, W: 6.5cm, D: 6.5cm
A pair of specimen marble obelisks - Dim: 43.5cm high
A French Grand Tour Marble Obelisk, century, with incised Egyptian revival decoration throughout.
A Grand Tour paperweight mounted with micro-mosaic of the Roman Forum and one other Grand Tour paperweight inset with five micro-mosaics including The Forum, The Pantheon, the Coliseum, St Peter's and The Temple of Vesta
A pair of Casa Pupo white glaze lamps of obelisk shape with moulded shell decoration - Dim: 54cm high excluding fitting
Pair of Roman Grand Tour Breche Marble Bath With Gilt Bronze Lion Masks ; Each Resting On Two Wide Feet In Marmo Nero with Base Plates Of Marmo Verde Antico; Italy, first half of the Century - Dim: H: W: D: 19 cm