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Sale IT174 Lot 6023

SET OF PEDRO A. BATISTA SILVER MALE BUDDHISTIC LIONS ON SQUARE BASES, 20TH CENTURY two gilded and two silver, each marked with Porto control mark/maker's stamps, each cast as a fierce male Buddhistic lion with paw atop an aventurine quartz marble, his mane, and coat with stylized design, with belled collars, each Buddhistic lion seated atop the lid of the square box base, 101.4 ozt gross (4) - h:10.75 in.

Provenance: Estate of Nina Rodale Houghton, wife of the late Arthur A. Houghton,
President of The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Carmichael Farm, Queenstown, Maryland
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Sold for $1,700.00

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