Obelisks

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An obelisk (from Greek "spit, nail, pointed pillar") is a tall, narrow, four-sided, tapering monument which ends in a pyramid-like shape at the top.

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PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL OBELISKS, Louis XVI style, probably Italy. Rock crystal and gilt bronze - Dim: H 66 cm.

PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL OBELISKS, Louis XVI style, probably Italy. Rock crystal and gilt bronze - Dim: H 66 cm.

A Pair of Azure Variegated Sodalite and Black Marble Obelisks - Dim: height 16 3/4 in., width 3 3/4 in.

A Pair of Azure Variegated Sodalite and Black Marble Obelisks - Dim: height 16 3/4 in., width 3 3/4 in.

rock crystal and a pair of marble & brass obelisks. OnlyObelisks.com

Jorge Elias

decorative

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A pair of Egyptian Porphyry Obelisks supported by four Ormolu Eagles ; Design Inspired by the obelisk erected on the Quirinale Square, Rome in 1782 by Pope Pius VI (1775-1799) - Roman work in the taste of the works done by Giuseppe Valadier - H. 60 cm.

A pair of Egyptian Porphyry Obelisks supported by four Ormolu Eagles ; Design Inspired by the obelisk erected on the Quirinale Square, Rome in 1782 by Pope Pius VI (1775-1799) - Roman work in the taste of the works done by Giuseppe Valadier - H. 60 cm.

A PAIR OF LAPIS LAZULI AND MARBLE OBELISKS BY TOSCO TICCIATI, TUSCANY - Dim: 33 in. (84 cm.) high; 7 3/4 in. (19.5 cm.) squuare.

A PAIR OF LAPIS LAZULI AND MARBLE OBELISKS BY TOSCO TICCIATI, TUSCANY - Dim: 33 in. (84 cm.) high; 7 3/4 in. (19.5 cm.) squuare.

noeclassical style Obelisks

Precious Materials � lapis lazuli & malachite obelisks

Pair of marble obelisks resting on bronze sphinxes and topped with a vase flanked by gilded bronze cherubs ; the whole resting on a carved blackened wooden base - Probably made in Rome - nineteenth century H: 67 cm

Pair of marble obelisks resting on bronze sphinxes and topped with a vase flanked by gilded bronze cherubs ; the whole resting on a carved blackened wooden base - Probably made in Rome - nineteenth century H: 67 cm

Pair of Gilt-Metal Mounted Cut Glass Obelisks ; Height 21 inches.

Pair of Gilt-Metal Mounted Cut Glass Obelisks ; Height 21 inches.

A pair of Italian Marble Obelisks of different colours - Early XX Century - H. 148 cms.

A pair of Italian Marble Obelisks of different colours - Early XX Century - H. 148 cms.

A PAIR OF ITALIAN ROCK CRYSTAL, ORMOLU AND HARDSTONE OBELISKS BY A. CODOGNATO, VENICE. Each base stamped ‘A CODOGNATO’ - Dim: 30 1/2 in. (77.5 cm.) high; 6 1/4 in. (16 cm.) square.

A PAIR OF ITALIAN ROCK CRYSTAL, ORMOLU AND HARDSTONE OBELISKS BY A. CODOGNATO, VENICE. Each base stamped ‘A CODOGNATO’ - Dim: 30 1/2 in. (77.5 cm.) high; 6 1/4 in. (16 cm.) square.

A pair of Italian Neoclassical style ormolu-mounted rock crystal and porphyry obelisks<br>19th century | Lot | Sotheby's

decorative

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Collection of white marble obelisks - so chic! OnlyObelisks.com

Collection of white marble obelisks - so chic! OnlyObelisks.com

A set of seven rock crystal obelisks on moorish mosaic and pietra dura bases height of taller 27 1/2 in.; width 5 1/4 in.; depth 5 1/4 in.; height of smaller 18 3/4 in.; width 4 1/2 in.; depth 4 1/2 in. 70 cm; 13.5 cm; 13/5 cm; 47.5 cm; 11.5 cm; 11.5 cm

A set of seven rock crystal obelisks on moorish mosaic and pietra dura bases height of taller 27 1/2 in.; width 5 1/4 in.; depth 5 1/4 in.; height of smaller 18 3/4 in.; width 4 1/2 in.; depth 4 1/2 in. 70 cm; 13.5 cm; 13/5 cm; 47.5 cm; 11.5 cm; 11.5 cm