Antique Gothic sink in granite
Antique Gothic sink in granite : Antique Gothic trough or sink in granite several centuries old. Its Gothic arch shape reminds us of the Norman soldiers’ helmets on the Bayeux Tapestry depicting the history of William the Conqueror’s invasion of England and the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Provenance is from a farm near Coutances in Western Normandy.
Metric dimensions approx:
Overall height 35cm
Internal depth at the rim = 5cm.
Imperial dimensions approx:
Width 44 inches
front-to-back 34 inches
overall height 14 inches
Internal depth at the rim = 2 inches.
On display at BCA’s Normandy premises at Méry Corbon, between Caen and Lisieux.