A Pair of Vintage Empire Style Urns/ Cassolettes.

In Fine Furniture, Decorative Arts and Effects

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Doncaster, South Yorkshire
A Pair of Vintage Empire Style Urns/ Cassolettes. The orange glazed bodies enriched with gilt Chinoiserie decoration and raised up on three foliate crested gilt metal legs surmounted by cast rams' heads with matching lids. The square plinth bases adorned with floral swags and terminating on squat bun feet, 18'' (46 cm) in height.
A Pair of Vintage Empire Style Urns/ Cassolettes. The orange glazed bodies enriched with gilt Chinoiserie decoration and raised up on three foliate crested gilt metal legs surmounted by cast rams' heads with matching lids. The square plinth bases adorned with floral swags and terminating on squat bun feet, 18'' (46 cm) in height.

Fine Furniture, Decorative Arts and Effects

Sale Date(s)
Lots: 1-304
Lots: 305-708
Venue Address
The Old Salerooms
28 Netherhall Road
South Yorkshire
United Kingdom

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Important Information

All bids need to be entered as early as possible, prior to the start of the sale is preferred. Telephone bids are limited so please book early.  Lots 1-304 are the Saturday's sale, lots 305-708 are to be sold on the Sunday. 


This sale is planned as an open door sale, with public admittance on viewing days and the sale day itself, this is of course in line with covid guidlines and will change if the government advice alters. All questions via email will be repsonded to in a timely manner prior to the sale date. 

We endeavour to help with the posting of smaller items where possible. Larger items are available for collection with some notice given, and a list of carriers are available on our website for those futher afield. 

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(VAT at the appropriate rate is charged on the premium)

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by the buyer.)

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Commission and Telephone Bids

If you are unable to attend the sale the auctioneers will be happy to execute commission bids. Buyers can complete a commission bid form online. Forms are also available from the office and may be sent by post, fax and telephone. Any buyer wishing to bid by telephone during the sale must make prior arrangement as telephone lines are limited. The auctioneers do not accept any responsibility for any errors or omissions arising from commission or telephone bids.


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Paying by cash.

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Condition Reports

Wilkinson's are pleased to give verbal condition reports, which are meant as a guide only. Buyers are reminded that they should view before the sale to satisfy themselves as to the condition, any restoration, damage, origin, date, age, authorship, attribution and provenance.

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Wilkinson's endeavour to catalogue all lots correctly, however should any lot prove to be a deliberate forgery, the auctioneers upon receipt of a written notice of such within seven days of the sale, shall rescind the sale, provided that the lot is returned within fourteen days of the sale in the same condition as at the time of sale. The benefit of this guarantee shall not be assignable. By making a bid, each buyer conditions, the damages recoverable by the vendor or the auctioneers from the defaulters shall include any loss incurred on sale, together with commission and expenses in respect of both sales.


CITES Certificates and Limited Export Items

Please be aware that some of the items sold will require CITES certificates for re-sale and export. We do not provide these certificates, nor will we apply on your behalf, although we will offer assistance where possible. It is your responsibility to apply for these certificates and make sure they can be imported into your chosen country. Failure to do this, or items being sanctioned/banned in your country is not an acceptable excuse for non payment of goods.


Electrical Goods

It is essential that lots which were originally operated by mains electricity be checked by a qualified electrician before use. They may not comply with the current statutory requirements and as such are offered for solely for display of historical purpose.



Wilkinson's is situated in the centre of Doncaster near the market and is close to Doncaster's main line station (regular from King's Cross, London). Doncaster is served by M1, M18, M180 and A1(M) motorways.



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