18th Century Italian Carved Wood Baptismal Font

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An elegant and unusual Italian carved wood and polychrome decorated baptismal font in the form of lilies supporting a large shell vessel.
Details
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
1790
Period
Late 18th Century
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
48 in. H x 17 in. W x 19 in. D
122 cm H x 43 cm W x 48 cm D
Dealer Location
Kilmarnock, VA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU88868214033
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