Antique limestone wellhead with Rococo wrought ironwork
Antique limestone wellhead with Rococo wrought ironwork : This centuries-old French wellhead carved from a single stone block is square in shape, with a cylindrical shaft. It has a remarkable two-legged wrought iron gantry expertly forged with decorative Rococo volutes, and is complete with its winding gear and handle. Precise age unknown, but presumed to be 18th century.
- Overall height 150cm (59 inches)
- Stone section 100cm x 100cm (39 inches x 39 inches)
- Side height 68cm (27 inches)
- Shaft diameter 72cm (28 inches)
- Weight 874 kgs (1,927 US lbs)