Italian Carved Hexagonal Marble Basin or Planter with Lion Cartouche

SKU: 221-21 Category: Tag:

$3,800.00

Italian Carved Hexagonal Marble Basin or Planter with Lion Cartouche

SKU: 221-21 Category: Tag:

$3,800.00

Description

Hand-carved in Italy during the 1900’s, this hexagonal marble basin or planter features a lion mascaron cartouche on the front façade. Scrolled elements emanate from an oval carved beneath the lion. In the center of the oval is a cream-colored inset stone that stands out from the rest of the basin, which is a rouge marble with brown veining. The outer edge of the opening has been adorned with a twisted rope carving on all sides except the back. This unique Italian hexagonal marble basin can be installed architecturally as a sink. It can also be used as a planter that can be placed inside or outdoors.

CONDITION: Wear commensurate to age and use with light buildup to interior. Minor rubs and scratches. Drainage hole in the basin allows it to be used functionally.

INFORMATION
Country Of Origin

Italy

Age

1900's

Dimensions

H - 7 1/4, W - 24 3/4, D - 15 1/2

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Description

Hand-carved in Italy during the 1900’s, this hexagonal marble basin or planter features a lion mascaron cartouche on the front façade. Scrolled elements emanate from an oval carved beneath the lion. In the center of the oval is a cream-colored inset stone that stands out from the rest of the basin, which is a rouge marble with brown veining. The outer edge of the opening has been adorned with a twisted rope carving on all sides except the back. This unique Italian hexagonal marble basin can be installed architecturally as a sink. It can also be used as a planter that can be placed inside or outdoors.

CONDITION: Wear commensurate to age and use with light buildup to interior. Minor rubs and scratches. Drainage hole in the basin allows it to be used functionally.

INFORMATION
Country Of Origin

Italy

Age

1900's

Dimensions

H - 7 1/4, W - 24 3/4, D - 15 1/2

REQUEST MORE INFORMATION