Italian An Early 17Th Century Hand Carved Stone Fireplace Mantle
This is an exceptional example of an Italian an early 17th century hand carved stone fireplace. It measures approximately 6 feet high and 6 feet across.
It is interesting to consider all the world events that were occurring in 1622; Jamestown.
Also: 1622 (MDCXXII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1622nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 622nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 22nd year of the 17th century, and the 3rd year of the 1620sdecade. As of the start of 1622, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.
Late 16th Or Early 17th Century Italian Fountain
This is thought to be late 16th or early 17th century Italian.
Depicting Bacchus on upper and lower carved stone panels
70" Wide x 34" Deep x 72" Tall
Purchased in Paris several years ago this magnificent fountain is ready for immediat purchase and installation.
Measurements : 161'W (wall to wall) x 8' Tall
Base plate : 17 1/2'