Classic Rose Corton stone antique mantel
Reference : 202101
Classic Rose Corton stone antique mantel : Classic Rose Corton stone antique mantel with particularly fine carving. Corton limestone is renowned for its high density that can be polished. This 3-piece antique fireplace is exquisite and unusual having been finely carved in Corton’s rarer pink limestone. Presumed 18th century in a Louis XV style personalized to the original owner’s taste. An experienced eye will detect (with difficulty) that is has previously been expertly repaired.
Dimensions approx :
- Overall width = 165 cm (65 inches)
- Overall height = 122 cm (48 inches)
- Height below lintel = 101 cm (40 inches)
- Front to back overall = 36 cm (14 inches)
On display at BCA’s Normandy premises at Méry Corbon, between Caen and Lisieux.