circa 1830 - 1840
A Regency period Grand Tour Siena Brocatello marble tazza.
The Sienna marble tazza has a striking vein of colour flowing through the entire ornament. The shallow dish is carved with a thumbnail moulded edge and stands on a turned column supported on socle plinth base.
'Broccatello di Siena' (Convent Siena) or Siena marble is quarried at Monte Arrenti near Sovicille, Province of Siena, Italy.
Height 20.00cm (7.87 inches)
Diameter 26.30cm (10.35 inches)
Stock No: 11014