A beautiful Sculpture Hand Carved fountain head the form of a fish . It could be installed with a simple water spout or as is . you can pair it with a stone trough basin to create a charming garden water fountain feature we have many available options of containers . very nice patina proportions and sculpting . Installed will be the focal point of your pond landscape design . It is like a piece of art , a versatile architectural element . in a contemporary design landscape , traditional provincial , Italian , Spanish Mediterranean french etc . Antique dealer California Beverly Hills / Los Angeles / West Hollywood La Cienega Melrose Ave . for an outdoor Garden or indoor water feature setting. in a bathroom or powder room as bathroom fixture on top of a vanity , set in a niche of hedges or simply mount against a garden wall to add a touch of history . Decorative garden elements landscape designers decorators
Rare & Large Monolithic Gothic Carved Stone Wellhead
S.W France Château- manoir fortifié
Total Height: 86” / 7 Feet 2”
A beautiful 18th Century Hand Carved Stone Wall mount fountain basin with an 18th / 19th Century Judge Fountain head for an outdoor Garden or indoor setting. Very Large half moon water basin finely carved in a shell shape sitting on top of a pedestal base . The Fountain head Cartouche is carved French regency shell amd a face of a judge . A Statement piece at the front of your home , set in a niche of hedges or simply mount against a garden wall , this water feature will add a touch of elegance and history to your residence . Beverly hills Antiques dealer Los Angeles, West Hollywood CA . This piece is very charming. Architectural decorative garden elements . The basin can be sold separately to be used as a sink in a powder room or in combination with any other fountain head or spout
Total Height: 125 inches Depth & Width: 56.5 X 54.5 inches Ground D & W: 52 X 52 inches Rare Hand Carved Stone Wellhead cistern Basin Antique Fountain Focal point LA CA . 19th Century Neogothic Water Wellhead Hand Carved Stone Planter Basin Water Fountain . A rare large and impressive French Neo Gothic 19th century hand Sculpted Stone well head square shape at the base with coping and a mounted Roof top Structure capped with a Steep Pyramid shaped with high Pitch Roof Top with a nicely Carved Stone Finial . This beautiful Structure will be an outstanding focal point in your landscape by the pool area or a natural water source or in the middle of a pond . Could be mounted as a water feature fountain with center spout or turned into a planter . Antique dealer La Cienega Blvd Melrose Ave West Hollywood . Historic Unique sculpted statement piece in a garden landscape and high-end interior décor design cistern architectural element .
Before modern plumbing existed , the main source of fresh water came from cisterns that collected rain water , often in the center of public squares and castles . The cisterns were topped with stone wellheads that often were decorated with floral motifs , symbols family crests or emblems. Wellheads were not only functional but also enhanced the architecture and aesthetics of the city and elevated Estates and homes and were a medium through which nobles and Aristocrats expressed their identity and status
This important unique Wellhead from the South of France Carved in the style of the 15th century Gothic period . Signs of the decades and use is apparent with the stone cracks and losses as seen in the pictures and video . In a Farm , a modern design , traditional , provencal , this wellhead will be a great addition and a signature structure to your estate .
Renaissance Wellhead Hand Carved Marble Container Planter Basin Water Fountain . A rare and impressive Historic Italian 15th century Renaissance hand carved marble well head square shape with scrolls to the corners . Decorated with 3-dimensional vessels and armorial with a rampant lion with raised forelegs as if to strike and ready for battle. To be used as an interior planter stone container, focal point, water feature fountain with center spout, historic sculpture statement piece in a garden landscape and high-end interior décor design cistern architectural element. Antique dealer La Cienega Melrose Ave West Hollywood .
Before modern plumbing existed, the main source of fresh water came from cisterns that collected rain water, often in the center of public squares and castles. The cisterns were topped with stone wellheads that often were decorated with floral motifs, symbols family crests or emblems. Wellheads were not only functional but also enhanced the architecture and aesthetics of the city and were a medium through which the government, “scuole Grandi”, and noble patricians expressed their identity.
This important unique Wellhead from the Tuscan region from the 15th century Renaissance period with the emblems family crest and motifs.
Attaching pictures of the ones you can find in the palazzo’s today in Murano and elsewhere.
Dimensions Height: 35 in. (88.9 cm) Width: 40 in. (101.6 cm) Depth: 40