Antique French limestone fireplace with carved scroll work
Antique French limestone fireplace with carved scroll work : This three-piece antique chimneypiece full of rustic character and patina features carved mouldings to lintel and side jambs, and a “daisy” medallion in the centre of its lintel. Presumed 17th or 18th century from the Louis XIV era it features centuries-old graffiti carved into one of the side jambs. See them on some of the photos.
Dimensions approx :
- Total width : 160 cm (63 inches) | Jamb width : 10.5 cm (4 inches)
- Total height : 154.5 cm (61 inches) | Lintel stone thickness : 24.5 cm (10 inches) | Jamb height below lintel : 130 cm (51 inches)
- Front-to-back depth : 54 cm (21 inches)
- Weight 700 kg