Pair of Antique Marble Shell Basins, France, 19th Century

9200,00 €

Beautiful pair of shell-shaped “bénitiers” (holy water vessels), carved out of Carrara marble. The sink is fairly shallow, with an elegant, scalloped lip. It is possible to have a hole pierced through the bottom, for day to day use. Dimensions vary slightly between the two.

Sink 1:

Height: 9cm / 3.54 inches
Width: 49cm / 19.29 inches
Depth: 40cm / 15.74 inches

Sink 2:

Height: 8cm / 3.15 inches
Width: 48cm / 18.9 inches
Depth: 41.5cm / 16.34 inches

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