This is a fine antique French Samson porcelain centrepiece, Circa 1860 in date.
The octagonal shaped centrepiece features a colourful relief body decorated with flower sprays and a Chinese dragon. It is raised on a heavy set pierced and scrolled ormolu Rococo leaf work base with a matching rim. The base bears a blue painted makers mark for Samson..
This item is of superb quality, is incredibly rare, and will instantly enhance any room.
In really excellent original condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 18 x Width 26 x Depth 26
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 inches x Width 10 inches x Depth 10 inches
Our reference: A1976