A huge french cast iron church or cathedral holy water font. In the form of a coquille st.
This would have been placed at the entrance or just inside the entrance of a church. Due to its size, this font would have been hung from a wall but would also have had a pillar supporting it from underneath. A rare survivor indeed, this rare holy water font will make a superb historical decorative statement in your home, perfect as a table centrepiece. Dates from the early 19th century, 1810 - 1830.Height: 13cm / 5.11. Length: 43.5cm / 17.12. Depth: 36cm / 14.17. Weight: 5.17kg / 11.6 lbs.
Condition: there are two small holes and some hairline cracks, this is all around the area where it would have been fixed to a wall. Visit my shop to see more of my items for sale.
This item is made of metal.