A late 19th century Istrian stone planter of irregular form

A late 19th century Istrian stone planter of irregular form

Circa 1890
Stock Number: 13866/GSO
Height 78.00 cm [2 ft 7 ins]
Width 89.00 cm [2 ft 11 ins]
Depth 81.00 cm [2 ft 8 ins]
£6,400.00

The front (or back!) having a shield motif emblazoned with a lion rampant, with the remaining demi-lune decorated throughout with Byzantine rope twist and foliage carving, along with two opposing griffins.

Restoration to the lower sections where the planter had separated.